The Berlin Philharmonic (German: Berliner Philharmoniker) is a German orchestra based in Berlin. It is traditionally ranked in the top handful of orchestras in the world, distinguished amongst peers for its virtuosity and compelling sound. The orchestra's history has always been tied to its chief conductors, many of whom have been authoritative and controversial characters, such as Wilhelm Furtwängler and Herbert von Karajan.
- Sir Simon Rattle on orchestras and fine wineshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04m3tzj.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p04m3tzj.jpg2017-01-18T10:52:00.000ZSean talks to Sir Simon Rattle about taking up the reins at the London Symphony Orchestra.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p04pwllr
Sir Simon Rattle on orchestras and fine wines