Bonn Beethovenfest with Richard Wigmore
Thursday 21 - Monday 25 September 2017
The Beethoven Halle is undergoing a major refurbishment and will be closed until 2019. All performances have been relocated to other venues within the city. Transport, where necessary will be provided.
Concert hall in the World Conference Centre. "A whole distant world"
Beethoven Orchestra Bonn, Dirk Kaftan conductor, Miklós Perényi cello
Beethoven: Symphony no7 op92
Henri Dutilleux: Cello concerto “Tout un monde lointain”
Maurice Ravel: “La Valse”. Poème chorégraphique
Concert hall in the World Conference Centre."Liberation, funeral dirge, cure"
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo conductor, Isabelle Faust violin
Ludwig van Beethoven: Ouverture no2 to ‘Fidelio’ op72
Alban Berg: Violin concerto "To the memory of an angel"
Robert Schumann: Symphony no2 in C op61
Beethoven-Haus "With deepest sentiment"
Luigi Nono: "Fragmente–Stille, An Diotima"
Beethoven: String quartet no15 in A minor op132 "Galitzin Quartet II"
Richard Wigmore will give talks about the works and life of Beethoven.We will stay in the 5* Ameron Hotel Königshof
There will be a guided tour of Bonn and a boat trip along the Rhine to Königswinter Castle.
Cost per person: £1895 (based on 2 people sharing)
Single Room Supplement: £215
The cost of this holiday will cover the following: