International Beethoven Festival Bonn News
Usually held annually in Bonn, Germany, the 2020 Beethovenfest and celebration of Beethoven’s 250th birthday was cancelled due to COVID-19 and imposed restrictions. The festival was able to return this year, presenting over 50 concerts between August 20 and September 10, 2021. This year's festival motto was “Resurrect, yes, resurrect!” inspired by Mahler’s “Resurrection” […] The post appeared first on The World's Leading Classical Music News Source. Est 2009..
The Beethovenfest Bonn announced that its opening concert will be broadcast live for the public on August 20, 2021. The performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony will feature the VOX BONA Kammerchor der Kreuzkirche Bonn, Le Concert des Nations, conductor Jordi Savall, soprano Sara Gouzy, mezzo soprano Laila Salome Fischer and baritone Manuel Walser. Held in Beethoven's birthplace […] The post appeared first on The World's Leading Classical Music News Source. Est 2009..
A SPECIAL INVITATION FROM THE VSO Dear friends, colleagues, ticket holders and supporters, Last weekend the VSO opened Beethovenfest with Maestro Tausk leading a triumphant performance of Beethoven, Shostakovich, and our own Rodney Sharman. Monday saw a superb VSO chamber concert and Wednesday an innovative and vibrant VSO debut performance at none other than the [...]