Opening Concert: Beethoven's Fifth

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Maurice Ravel and Camille Saint-Saëns

Waiting list
World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

‘Egmont’ redivivus

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Mauricio Kagel and Paul Griffiths

Universität Bonn, Aula

Einspielung der Neunten

Perfectly in tune with 'The Ninth': Enjoy music under the stars together with other Bonn residents!

Free admission
Marktplatz

Quintessences

works by Gioachino Rossini, Dmitri Schostakowitsch and Robert Schumann

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Rhenish music festivals

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Ferdinand Ries

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Ludwig's Lounge on Sunday

Historical program in a historical setting, accompanied by good food and drinks: That's Ludwigs Lounge on Sunday.

Marktplatz

Live-Übertragung des Konzertes mit dem Orchester Rheinton

A strong finish for our opening weekend: Enjoy the historic atmosphere on the Bonn Marktplatz with an open air broadcast of music by Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy, Ludwig van Beethoven and Ferdinand Ries.

Free admission
Marktplatz

C minor in a new guise

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Bernhard Lang and Richard Strauss

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

‘Politics is fate’

works by Viktor Ullmann and Karl Amadeus Hartmann

Waiting list
Theater Bonn, Werkstatt

Sir András Schiff

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Béla Bartók and Franz Schubert

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Visionary sonatas

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Robert Schumann and Franz Liszt

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Berlin melting pot

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Maurice Ravel and György Ligeti

St. Evergislus Brenig

Time-travelling to Beethoven

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Franz Liszt, Alban Berg and György Kurtág

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

STORY WATER

works by Pierre Boulez, Rebecca Saunders, Ensemble Modern and Emanuel Gat

Oper Bonn

Preludes to silence

works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Franz Schubert

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Time and eternity

works by Alexander Arkhangelsky, Luboš Fišer, Karl Amadeus Hartmann, Nikolai Ikonikov, Guillaume de Machaut, Frank Martin and John Zorn

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »Nairobi«

‘God-given legacy’

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Piano eight-hands

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Camille Saint-Saëns, Franz Liszt, Silvestre Revueltas, Bedřich Smetana and Peter Tschaikowsky

Volksbankhaus

For the left hand

works by Maurice Ravel, Gustav Mahler and Erich Wolfgang Korngold

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

‘It must be!’

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Leoš Janáček, Karl Amadeus Hartmann and Bedřich Smetana

Beethoven-Haus

For Mauricio Kagel

works by Ludwig van Beethoven and Mauricio Kagel

Beethoven-Haus

Sombre gondolas

works by Franz Liszt and Eric Satie

Collegium Leoninum

The 30th year

works by Ludwig van Beethoven, Claude Debussy and Carl Maria von Weber

Waiting list
La Redoute

Worlds of choral music

works by Petr Eben, Carl Orff, John Tavener and Pēteris Vasks

St. Hildegard Mehlem

Songs of fate, old and new

works by Leoš Janáček, Johannes Brahms and Dieter Schnebel

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Heaven and Hell

works by Hector Berlioz

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«
Ludwig's Lounge on Friday
Fri 31 August
Fri 31 Aug 8 pm Live broadcast of the opening concert with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France (● 1) more
Ludwig's Lounge on Friday
A guest from Mount Olympus
Tue 11 September
Swapping prize-winners: In 2017 the Beethovenfest, the Telekom Beethoven Competition and the Bad Kissingen Piano Olympics reached an agreement to invite each one’s laureate to the other’s festival. Emre Yavuz, a 27-year-old pianist from Izmir, won... more
A guest from Mount Olympus
‘The place I come from is the beautiful Israeli song’
Thu 20 September
Like many jazz musicians of his generation, the pianist-composer Omer Klein left his native Israel for New York, and went on from there. Since 2011 he has lived in Düsseldorf. His music has been described as a ‘blend of classical piano repertoire,... more
‘The place I come from is the beautiful Israeli song’
Beethoven-Haus

Beethoven-Haus

Bonngasse 24-26
53111 Bonn
Tel: 0228/98175-25
  • Parking Bonngasse
  • Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz

This venue is fully accessible

Burg Namedy

Burg Namedy

Burg Namedy
56626 Andernach
  • Parkplatz
  • train station Namedy

This venue is not fully accessible

Collegium Leoninum

Collegium Leoninum

Noeggerathstraße 49
53111 Bonn
  • Parking Stadthaus
  • Friedensplatz-Garage
  • Stadthaus
  • Thomas-Mann-Straße

This venue is fully accessible

Fabrik 45

Fabrik 45

Hochstadenring 45
53119 Bonn
  • Stadthausgarage
  • Heerstraße
  • Bonn West

This venue is fully accessible

Forum der Bundeskunsthalle

Forum der Bundeskunsthalle

Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 4
53113 Bonn
  • Parking Museumsmeile APCOA
  • Bonn UN-Campus
  • Heussallee/Museumsmeile

This venue is fully accessible

Harmonie Endenich

Harmonie Endenich

Frongasse 30
53121 Bonn
  • Endenich Magdalenenplatz
  • Endenich Brahmsstr.

This venue is fully accessible

Kleine Beethovenhalle

Kleine Beethovenhalle

Muffendorfer Hauptstraße 22
53177 Bonn
  • Parking
  • Muffendorfer Str.

This venue is fully accessible

Kreuzkirche

Kreuzkirche

Am Hofgarten 1
53113 Bonn
  • Parking Marktgarage
  • Parking P1, Train Station
  • Universität/Markt
  • Bonn Central Station

This venue is fully accessible

La Redoute

La Redoute

Kurfürstenallee 1
53177 Bonn
  • Parking
  • Bad Godesberg Am Kurpark
  • Bad Godesberg Brunnenallee
  • Bad Godesberg Bahnhof

This venue is fully accessible

Oper Bonn

Oper Bonn

Am Boeselagerhof 1
53111 Bonn
  • underground garage
  • Bonn Opernhaus
  • Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz

This venue is fully accessible

Rhein-Sieg-Halle

Rhein-Sieg-Halle

Bachstraße 1, 53721 Siegburg, Deutschland
  • Parking Rhein-Sieg-Halle
  • Parking Marktpassage
  • Siegburg Markt
  • Bahnhof Siegburg/Bonn

This venue is fully accessible

Schloss Birlinghoven

Schloss Birlinghoven

Konrad-Adenauer-Straße, 53754 Sankt Augustin
  • Parking
  • Schloss Birlinghoven

This venue is not fully accessible

Schumannhaus

Schumannhaus

Sebastianstraße 182, 53115 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Endenich Sebastianstr.
  • Endenich Alfred-Bucherer-Str.

This venue is not fully accessible

St. Evergislus Brenig

St. Evergislus Brenig

Ploon,
53332 Bornheim
  • Bornheim, Brenig Auf dem Ploon

This venue is not fully accessible

St. Hildegard Mehlem

St. Hildegard Mehlem

Im Meisengarten 45, 53179 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Mehlem Deichmanns Aue
  • Parking P1, Train Station
  • Bonn-Mehlem (Mehlem Ort)

This venue is fully accessible

Stadtmuseum Siegburg, Forum

Stadtmuseum Siegburg, Forum

Markt 46A, 53721 Siegburg, Deutschland
  • Siegburg Markt
  • Bahnhof Siegburg/Bonn

This venue is fully accessible

Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg, Rotunde

Steigenberger Grandhotel Petersberg, Rotunde

Petersberg, 53639 Königswinter, Deutschland
  • Parking

This venue is fully accessible

Straßenbahnhalle Dransdorf

Straßenbahnhalle Dransdorf

Gerhart-Hauptmann-Straße 16, 53121 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Dransdorf Robert-Kirchhoff-Str.

This venue is fully accessible

Telekom Forum

Telekom Forum

Landgrabenweg 151, 53227 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Parking
  • Ramersdorf Schießbergweg
  • Telekom Campus

This venue is fully accessible

Telekom Zentrale

Telekom Zentrale

Deutsche Telekom Aktiengesellschaft, Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 140, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Bonn, Gronau Ollenhauerstr.

This venue is fully accessible

Theater Bonn, Werkstatt

Theater Bonn, Werkstatt

Rheingasse 24, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland
  • underground garage
  • Bertha-von-Suttner-Platz
  • Bonn Opernhaus

This venue is fully accessible

Theater im Ballsaal

Theater im Ballsaal

Frongasse 9, 53121 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Endenich Brahmsstr

This venue is fully accessible

Universität Bonn, Aula

Universität Bonn, Aula

Regina-Pacis-Weg 3, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Parking Marktgarage
  • Bonn Markt
  • Universität/Markt

This venue is not fully accessible

Volksbankhaus

Volksbankhaus

Heinemannstraße 15, 53175 Bonn, Deutschland
  • Parking Rheinaue
  • Volksbank-Haus
  • Hochkreuz Robert-Schuman-Platz

This venue is fully accessible

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

World Conference Center Bonn, Saal »New York«

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1-2, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland
  • World Conference Center Garage
  • Heussallee/Museumsmeile

This venue is fully accessible

AMERON Hotel Königshof

Adenauerallee 9
53111 Bonn,
Tel: 01234/5678

Hilton Bonn

Berliner Freiheit 2
53111 Bonn,
Tel: 0228 72690

Intercity Hotel Bonn

Quantiusstraße 22, 53115 Bonn, Deutschland

Centro Hotel Bristol

Prinz-Albert-Straße 2, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Centro Hotel Residence

Kaiserplatz 11, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Derag Living Hotel Kanzler

Adenauerallee 148, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Villa Esplanade

Colmantstraße 47, 53115 Bonn, Deutschland

Bonn Marriott World Conference Hotel

Platz der Vereinten Nationen 4, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Maritim Hotel Bonn

Kurt-Georg-Kiesinger-Allee 1, 53175 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Consul

Oxfordstraße 12, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Rheinhotel Dreesen

Rheinstraße 45-49, 53179 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Aigner

Dorotheenstraße 12, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Kameha Grand Bonn

Am Bonner Bogen 1, 53227 Bonn, Deutschland

Inselhotel Bad Godesberg

Theaterpl. 7, 53177 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Collegium Leoninum

Noeggerathstraße 34, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Sternhotel Bonn

Markt 8, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Astoria

Hausdorffstraße 105, 53129 Bonn, Deutschland

Beethoven Hotel

Bonngasse 9, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

President Hotel

Clemens-August-Straße 32, 53115 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Europa

Thomas-Mann-Straße 7, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Best Western Hotel Domicil

Thomas-Mann-Straße 24-26, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel zum Adler

Koblenzer Str. 60, 53173 Bonn, Deutschland

Best Western Hotel Kaiserhof

Moltkestraße 64, 53173 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Am Römerhof

Römerstraße 20, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Citypension Bonn

Goethestraße 33, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Deutsches Haus

Kasernenstraße 19, 53111 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Eden

Am Hofgarten 6

Galerie Design Hotel

Kölnstraße 360-364, 53117 Bonn, Deutschland

Ibis Hotel Bonn

Vorgebirgsstraße 33, 53119 Bonn, Deutschland

Apartmenthotel Kaiser Karl

Vorgebirgsstraße 56, 53119 Bonn, Deutschland

Friendly Cityhotel Oktopus

Zeithstraße 110, 53721 Siegburg, Deutschland

Kranz Parkhotel

Mühlenstraße 32, 53721 Siegburg, Deutschland

Schlosshotel Kommende Ramerssdorf

Oberkasseler Str. 10, 53227 Bonn, Deutschland

Hotel Am Hohenzollernplatz

Plittersdorfer Str. 56, 53173 Bonn, Deutschland
Gasthaus Im Stiefel

Gasthaus Im Stiefel

Bonngasse 26 53111 Bonn

Sausages and draught beer in an old inn with wood-carved columns in piano and fireplace rooms and outside.

Poppelsdorf Palace

Poppelsdorfer Schloss, 53115 Bonn, Deutschland

A magnificent chestnut avenue connects the city palace with the Clemensruhe pleasure palace in Poppelsdorf, which today houses the Mineralogical-Petrological Museum and the Botanical Garden. The square building encloses a round arcaded courtyard, where classical concerts take place in summer.

Maria Laach Abbey

K70, 56653 Glees, Deutschland

Deutsches Eck

Peter-Altmeier-Ufer, 56068 Koblenz, Deutschland

Cologne Cathedral

Domkloster 4, 50667 Köln, Deutschland

Bonn University

Regina-Pacis-Weg 3, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

Palace Augustusburg

Max-Ernst-Allee 2, 50321 Brühl, Deutschland

Deutsches Museum Bonn

Deutsches Museum Bonn

Beethoven-Denkmal

Beethoven-Denkmal

Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland

Willy-Brandt-Allee 14
53113 Bonn

Kunstmuseum Bonn

Kunstmuseum Bonn, Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 2, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

http://www.kunstmuseum-bonn.de

Bundeskusnthalle

Bundeskunsthalle, Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 4, 53113 Bonn, Deutschland

https://www.bundeskunsthalle.de/en/home.html

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Beethovenfest goes Mumbai

For this year's Campus concert, Indian and German percussionists meet and learn from each other. The result is a unique concert that merges the two different rhythmical traditions into something new.

On a first name basis with the great Ludwig van Beethoven – you could not wish for a more personal approach to classical music. Our outreach program 'Ludwig + Du' brings together children, teenager and young adults with classical music and the works of the great Ludwig.

Welcome...

...to our new website! And we have changed more than just its looks: Browse through and artists and concerts, and you will find lots of background material such as videos, texts, social media posts and much more – so take a look and immerse yourself. And with our »Concert Guide«, we now offer a way through our program for all those among you who don't know quite where to start – or who already know exactly what they're looking for. more