Festivals and guest performances
Apart from its concerts in Berlin, the DSO is also present in many guest appearances in international music life. The orchestra has held performances in the major concert halls of Europe, North and South America, the Near, Middle and Far East. In cooperation with Deutsche Welle and the German Ministry of Foreign Affairs the orchestra gave concerts in Brazil and Argentina, in Japan, China, Malaysia, Abu Dhabi and Eastern Europe. The DSO is also guesting at national and international festivals such as Rheingau Musik Festival, the Edinburgh International Festival, the Salzburg Festival, the BBC Proms and the Beethovenfest Bonn.
DSO's 2018-19 season includes tour concerts with music director Robin Ticciati at Elbphilharmonie Hamburg, in Friedrichshafen, Ludwigshafen, at the Köln Philharmonic, in Lugano, Lyon, Antwerpen and Eindhoven as well as concerts with conductor laureate Kent Nagano at Festspiele Mecklenburg-Vormpommern and Bad Kissingen.