The Herbert von Karajan® - Database

The Herbert von Karajan® - Archive is the world's most comprehensive collection documenting the life and work of a conductor. Mostly digitalized, it is intended as an international focal point for research, and is aimed at professionals as well as interested Karajan enthusiasts.


The Herbert von Karajan® - Database encompasses:


  • References to all recordings.
  • A complete data base of all conducting activities and events with
    Herbert von Karajan, including original reviews, program notes and
  • Complete registry from 1975-1989 with written correspondence and original letters.
  • Comprehensive data base of photographs
  • Reviews, program notes and various items from private collectors and donations.
  • Selected exhibits from private ownership of Herbert von Karajan.


Link to the Herbert von Karajan® - PhotoDatabase

Link to the Herbert von Karajan® - ConcertsDatabase


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