Beethoven Festival Weekend

Saturday 14 - Sunday 15 September 2019

Leading artists take part in a wide-ranging opening weekend to kick off the season-long Beethoven celebration. These artists offer an intensive experience of Beethoven’s music viewed from varied perspectives – delving into areas from his own health to composers who influenced him and those whom he in turn influenced – with several appearances by an innovative ensemble that regularly underlines connections between the old and the new.

Beethoven Festival Weekend

Steven Isserlis   © Kevin Davis

Steven Isserlis cello; Robert Levin fortepiano

Saturday 14 September 2019 11:30AM

Beethoven

Tim Horton   © Benjamin Ealovega

Tim Horton piano; O/Modernt Soloists; Hugo Ticciati violin

Saturday 14 September 2019 2:00PM

Giant Marching Along Behind

Hugo Ticciati   © Marco Borggreve

O/Modernt Soloists; Hugo Ticciati violin

Saturday 14 September 2019 4:30PM

The Convalescent Soul: Heiliger Dankgesang

Benjamin Appl   © Lars Borges/Sony Classical

Benjamin Appl baritone; Kristian Bezuidenhout piano; Škampa Quartet; Carolin Widmann violin

Saturday 14 September 2019 7:00PM

Immortal Beloved

Alina Ibragimova   © Giorgia Bertazzi

Alina Ibragimova violin; Cédric Tiberghien piano

Saturday 14 September 2019 10:00PM

Beethoven and Janáček

Škampa Quartet © Vojtech Havlík

Škampa Quartet; Jakub Fišer viola

Sunday 15 September 2019 11:30AM

Beethoven

Soraya Mafi   © Raphaëlle Photography

Soraya Mafi soprano; O/Modernt Chamber Orchestra; Hugo Ticciati violin

Sunday 15 September 2019 2:00PM

Mozart's Spirit from Haydn's Hands

Cédric Tiberghien   © Jean-Baptiste Millot

Cédric Tiberghien piano; O/Modernt Soloists; Hugo Ticciati violin

Sunday 15 September 2019 4:30PM

Fallen Heroes

Michael Collins   © Benjamin Ealovega

Michael Collins clarinet; Nicholas Daniel oboe and friends

Sunday 15 September 2019 7:00PM

Beethoven

Elisabeth Leonskaja   © Marco Borggreve

Elisabeth Leonskaja piano

Sunday 15 September 2019 10:00PM

Beethoven

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