just days earlier than it changed into to open, the March week of the Beethovenfest become cancelled. Ten live shows and a number of different events jhad at the beginning been scheduled for March thirteen to March 22.

"i was of course extraordinarily unhappy and stunned," Beethovenfest director Nike Wagner advised DW. "but we're all in the same planetary boat, and basically, it's far the proper decision. We can't do something however include it; put off till a vaccine is discovered. I experience sorry for the musicians.

Cancelling the fall version of Bonn's Beethovenfest in September isn't on the horizon but but dropping the ten-day pageant in March, a unique version within the Beethoven's anniversary 12 months, became just the next flow as one principal event after the next is dropping off the calendar at some stage in Europe.

The competition's precise spring edition changed into to include the performance of all of Ludwig van Beethoven's nine symphonies, performed via Russia's musicAeterna orchestra beneath its founder, the charismatic Greek-Russian conductor Teodor Currentzis. Italian maestro Giovanni Antonini changed into to conduct on evenings. It is uncertain whether any part of this application may be covered at the Beethovenfest Bonn in the foreseeable destiny.

Presentation of the fall program below the motto "Resurrect, yes resurrect" became scheduled for March 23, however has been postponed to a but to be decided later date.