The orchestra Anima Eterna Brugge are coming to the Beethovenfest Bonn in autumn 2015 not with one, but with three concerts. The performances by the Flemish ensemble and their conductor Jos van Immerseel are famous for their originality and fidelity to detail. From 1 to 3 October Anima Eterna Brugge will be playing works by Beethoven and hios contemporaries.Read more
The motto of the 2015 Beethovenfest Bonn is "Alterations". On 19 September the pianist Sir András Schiff will be staging a varied recital of works by composers ranging from Mozart to Schumann. The climax is the opus magnum of all variations, the ‘Diabelli’, 33 ‘alterations’ of a waltz by Anton Diabelli.More information
On 18 and 19 September Iván Fischer and the Budapest Festival Orchestra are playing in Bonn. The goal of all the musicians: ‘Each concert is intended as a feast. Musicians and audience – together we’re celebrating music,’ says Iván Fischer. A feast of High and Late Romanticism!
May 1961 saw the start of one of the most fruitful impressive musical relationships of the twentieth century: Zubin Mehta conducted ‘his’ Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. In Bonn the orchestra is playing Gustav Mahler’s last completed symphony, a breakthrough into the musical modern age.Read more