- Posted October 24, 2013 by
Daniel Barenboim receives The Freedom Prize of The Free University of Berlin
Renoved musican, conductor and music director Daniel Barenboim founded 1999 with Palestinian Edward Said (1935-2003) Arab-Israeli "West-Eastern Divan Orchestra".
Daniel Barenboim is general music director of La Scala in Milan, Italy, and the Berlin State Opera.
He served also as music director of Chicago Symphony Orchestra and the Orchestre de Paris.
He holds four citizenships: Argentina, Israel, Palestine and Spain.
Barenboin was born 1942 in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Photo: Daniel Barenboim poses with the Freedom Prize of The Free University of Berlin at the Henry Ford building of The FU Berlin.
Markku Rainer Peltonen