Daniel Barenboim

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Born: 11/14/1942 in Buenos Aires, AR

Filmography

Actor (13)

In Search of Chopin 2014 (Movie)

Himself (Actor)

Manon 2009 (Movie)

Conductor (Actor)

Knowledge is the Beginning 2004 (Movie)

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The Art of the Piano 1999 - 2000 (TV Show)

Actor

Great Composers 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Star Crossed Lovers 1998 - 1999 (TV Show)

Actor

Carnegie Hall Opening Night 1997 1997 - 1998 (TV Show)

Actor

Barenboim Conducts Brahms 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Actor

Barenboim Conducts Strauss 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor

Passing the Baton 1993 - 1994 (TV Show)

Actor
Music (6)

Inside Llewyn Davis 2013 (Movie)

("Piano Sonata No. 15 In D Major, OP. 28 - Pastorale") (Song Performer)

The Iron Lady 2011 (Movie)

("Well Tempered Clavier Prelude In C Major") (Song Performer)

Hilary and Jackie 1998 (Movie)

conductor("Concerto for Violoncello and Orchestra in E Minor Opus 85") (Music Conductor)

Barenboim Conducts Brahms 1994 - 1995 (TV Show)

Music Conductor

The Secret Policeman's Ball 1978 (Movie)

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Milestones

2007

UN Secretary General, Ban Ki Moon, named Daniel Barenboim UN messenger of peace.

2007

He was awarded the Royal Philharmonic Society Gold Medal, one of the most prestigious honors in classical music.

Bonus Trivia

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At age 11, he took conducting classes in Salzburg under Igor Markevich.

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He studied harmony and composition with Nadia Boulanger in Paris.

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He was featured in the 2012 documentary, Beethoven for All, where he travelled the world bringing Beethoven’s music to the masses during his concert series.

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He was named an honorary citizen of Spain in 2002.

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In January 2008, Barenboim accepted honorary Palestinian citizenship, becoming the first Jewish Israeli citizen to be offered the status.

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