Standing in historic Bebelplatz in Berlin, the landmarked building which now houses the Akademie and the Frank Gehry-designed Pierre Boulez Saal was once the depot for the Berlin State Opera’s sets and scenery.
“Great music is the result of concentrated listening – every musician listening intently to the voice of the composer and to each other. Harmony in personal or international relations can also only exist by listening, each party opening its ears to the other’s narrative or point of view.” Daniel Barenboim
Visit « The Sound of Utopia », an exhibition currently on display at the Barenboim-Said Akademie, and be among the first to explore the Akademie's newly-finished building.READ MORE
“Separation between peoples is not a solution for any of the problems that divide peoples. And certainly ignorance of the other provides no help whatever. Cooperation and coexistence of the kind that music lived as we have lived, performed, shared and loved it together, might be.” Edward W. Said