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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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6
Nov

Jam, Jazz & Beethoven

Stadtgarten | 50672 Köln

How would musicians from Beethoven’s time work today? The way in which Beethoven's creativity allowed his ideas to flow freely into his work, always including moments of surprise with humorous ease corresponds very much to the work of modern-day jazz composers. Would Beethoven have become a jazzer if he had had the choice then? We believe the answer is yes.

06.11.2020 to 06.11.2020
20:00
Concert
6
Nov

Duo Fortecello from France

Stiftssaal | 58730 Fröndenberg

Duo Fortecello from France

Anna Mikulska (violoncello) & Philippe Argenty (piano)

 

Beethoven and Ulrich Schultheiss

 

The declared goal of the Duo Fortecello is to convey classical music to the greatest possible number of people.

06.11.2020 to 06.11.2020
20:00
Concert
5
Nov

Beethoven's Music Cultures

various venues |

CANCELLED

 

Beethoven's Music Cultures presents Bonn's project and cooperation partner cities as part of an exciting new concert series. The historical and present-day country-specific peculiarities in the reception and understanding of Beethoven's music are tonally analysed and contrasted during the course four double concerts.

05.11.2020 to 08.11.2020
4
Nov

Hits and Hymns. Sounds of Contemporary History

Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland | 53113 Bonn

Music sparks emotions: it agitates, mobilizes and forges identity.
Commemorating the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven, the Haus der
Geschichte explores the topic of music and politics; through the eyes of contemporary
history it references the political artist that Beethoven indeed was.
Topics…

04.11.2020 to 10.10.2021
Exhibition
23
Oct

'Bonn’s Golden Age – the electoral capital in Beethoven’s day'

Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Haus | 53113 Bonn

The electoral capital in Beethoven’s day. Court life and town society. Culture, education and the economy.

23.10.2020 to 24.01.2021
Exhibition
18
Oct

TANGENTIALE - Fisheries Museum

Fischerei Museum | 53844 Troisdorf-Bergheim

With 21 positions of contemporary art - from painting and photography to installation and performance - at nine different locations in Bonn and the surrounding area, the TANGENTIALE makes reference to the biography and work of the composer Ludwig van Beethoven, who was already revered during his lifetime.

18.10.2020 to 07.11.2020
17
Oct

BeethovenBoxBodensee

Konstanz | 78462 Konstanz

In a film symphony in 9 movements the Musikverein Allmannsdorf e.V. tells stories about Beethoven, his symphonies, as a man of his time and what he still has to tell us today.

17.10.2020 to 21.12.2020
Exhibition
16
Oct

MAX KLINGER and the artwork of the future

Bundeskunsthalle | 53113 Bonn

Max Klinger (1857-1920) is one of the most unconventional artistic personalities of Symbolism.

16.10.2020 to 31.01.2021
Exhibition
11
Oct

TANGENTIALE - Trinitatis Church

With 21 positions of contemporary art - from painting and photography to installation and performance - at nine different locations in Bonn and the surrounding area, the TANGENTIALE makes reference to the biography and work of the composer Ludwig van Beethoven, who was already revered during his lifetime.

11.10.2020 to 15.11.2020
7
Oct

Wild Hair and a Red Neckerchief. Beethoven's Image in Manga and Anime

Ernst-Moritz-Arndt-Haus | 53113 Bonn

"Wild Hair and a Red Neckerchief”.

Beethoven's Image in Manga and Anime

An exhibition by the StadtMuseum Bonn (Bonn City Museum) in the Ernst Moritz Arndt House in cooperation with Dr. Kazuko Ozawa and Dr. Matthias Wendt.

 

Using Beethoven as an illustrative object, the Bonn exhibition aims to show how strongly Western classical music and, as an example, Beethoven, who was elevated to the status of a Prometheus-like hero after his death, found its way into the global comic subculture.

07.10.2020 to 20.12.2020
Exhibition
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