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.
Volksbank-Haus "Fervour in the Heart"
Mojca Erdmann soprano, Delian Quartett
Claudio Monteverdi: ‘Vaga su spina ascosa’ and ‘Se i languidi miei sguardi’ from the Book VII of Madrigals, arranged for voice and string quartet by Stefano Pierini
Joseph Haydn: String quartet in B minor, op33 no1
Franz Schubert: ‘Mignon’. Songs to words by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, arranged for voice and string quartet by Aribert Reimann
Stefano Pierini: ‘Die Liebesmaschine’. Transfiguration of the two Wesendonck Lieder ‘Im Treibhaus’ and ‘Träume’ by Richard Wagner for string quartet
Arnold Schönberg: String Quartet no2 with soprano
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: