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Due to the current Corona development, most of the announced events will not take place in the foreseeable future. Please contact the organizer regarding info about the event realisation and possible ticket refunds.

The BTHVN2020 Database contains all the events that take place within the framework of the anniversary year in Germany. As Beethoven's anniversary year is designed by various actors, ticket sales start individually by each organizer.

The BTHVN2020 events which take place in Nordrhein-Westfalen are subdivided into the following genres: Exhibition, Concert, Concert Format, Festival, Opera, Dance, Theme Week, Drama, Performance, Lecture and Congress. Under the genre 'Side programme' you will find an abundance of events, which additionally take place nationwide in the year 2020. 

Information subject to change at short notice. We assume no responsibility for the completeness or accuracy of the information.

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13
May

DURCH NACHT ZUM LICHT

DURCH NACHT ZUM LICHT ist ein experimenteller Musiktheatertrip des tauben Gebärdensprachpoeten und Schauspielers Rafael-Evitan Grombelka und der hörenden Regisseurin Wera Mahne. Das Stück wird sowohl für hörende als auch für taube Menschen erfahrbar und erlebbar sein. Die Ausdrucksfähigkeit von Gebärdensprache und visueller Darstellung einerseits sowie das Hören und Spielen von Musik andererseits stehen gleichberechtigt nebeneinander und vereinen sich zu einem Gesamtkunstwerk.

13.05.2020 to 13.05.2020
18:00
Performance
13
May

DURCH NACHT ZUM LICHT

DURCH NACHT ZUM LICHT ist ein experimenteller Musiktheatertrip des tauben Gebärdensprachpoeten und Schauspielers Rafael-Evitan Grombelka und der hörenden Regisseurin Wera Mahne. Das Stück wird sowohl für hörende als auch für taube Menschen erfahrbar und erlebbar sein. Die Ausdrucksfähigkeit von Gebärdensprache und visueller Darstellung einerseits sowie das Hören und Spielen von Musik andererseits stehen gleichberechtigt nebeneinander und vereinen sich zu einem Gesamtkunstwerk.

13.05.2020 to 13.05.2020
Performance
13
May

N. Scholly & R. Bohm / Django Bates

Beethoven-Haus Bonn | 53111 Bonn

The event is postponed.

 

We can expect some great virtuoso playing and fascinating storytelling on the piano at the Beethoven House. A duo that has earned itself a high level of recognition for its lyrical subtleties will be followed by one of the greatest explorers on the international music scene.

13.05.2020 to 13.05.2020
Concert
12
May

THROUGH DARKNESS TO THE LIGHT

THROUGH DARKNESS TO THE LIGHT (DURCH NACHT ZUM LICHT) is an experimental musical theatre trip by the deaf sign language poet and actor Rafael-Evitan Grombelka and the hearing director Wera Mahne. The piece can be experienced by both hearing and deaf people. The expressiveness of sign language and visual representation on the one hand, and hearing and playing music on the other, stand on an equal footing and unite to form an overall work of art.

12.05.2020 to 13.05.2020
Performance
30
Apr

Bonn Jazzfest

The 2020 Bonn Jazzfest is all about the art of improvisation. Beethoven used improvisation as a creative source for his boundary-busting music; today we encounter it primarily in jazz. In the Bonn Jazzfest concerts, fascinating artists from Germany and abroad seek out promising approaches between the traditional soundscape of classical music and the musical here and now.

30.04.2020 to 28.05.2020
Festival
21
Mar

Beyond the Sonatas

Kammermusiksaal des Beethoven-Hauses Bonn | 53111 Bonn

Piano series with seven recitals of works by Beethoven for piano beyond his sonatas; played by outstanding pianists of the younger generation, such as Nicholas Angelich.

21.03.2020 to 10.10.2020
Concert Format
16
Feb

Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp. The Birth of Memory

Arp Museum Bahnhof Rolandseck | 53424 Remagen

For the first time, a major exhibition endeavours to show the hitherto unnoticed parallels between the contemporaries Salvador Dalí and Hans Arp. Both artists developed a unique and individual visual language in the Surrealist circle of Paris.

Part of the exhibition is also dedicated to Dalí's fascination with his fellow radical artist Ludwig van Beethoven.

16.02.2020 to 16.08.2020
Exhibition
15
Feb

Tony Conrad

Kölnischer Kunstverein | 50667 Köln

The Kölnischer Kunstverein presents the first comprehensive exhibition of Tony Conrad's oeuvre in Germany. The exhibition will also feature the realization of a performance and music series.

 

Tony Conrad (1940-2016) was an experimental artist and a key figure for media artists such as Tony Oursler and Mike Kelley. As a violinist, he was one of the co-founders of Minimal Music and a pioneer of drone music, together with La Monte Young and John Cale.

15.02.2020 to 12.07.2020
Exhibition
12
Feb

Jeremy Deller - Wir haben die Schnauze voll

Bonner Kunstverein | 53119 Bonn

The Bonner Kunstverein shows the renowned artist Jeremy Deller in a solo exhibition with a new large commissioned work.

12.02.2020 to 05.07.2020
25
Jan

Minona

Theater am Bismarckplatz | 93047 Regensburg

The Beethoven Year 2020 starts at the Regensburg Theatre with the world premiere of the opera "Minona" by the Estonian composer Jüri Reinvere, who is already well known in Germany in the field of symphonic music. With "Minona", he introduces himself to the German opera audience for the first time.

On the occasion of Ludwig van Beethoven's 250th birthday, the opera is dedicated to the fate of Minona von Stackelberg. Evidence suggests that she is Beethoven's biological daughter.

25.01.2020 to 30.05.2020
Side programme
Leichte Sprache