One month from today, on December 17 the world will celebrate the birthday of one of the greatest composers who ever lived: Ludwig van Beethoven. Deutsche Grammophon/Universal Music, is marking the 250th anniversary of his birth with a wide range of original projects, digital concerts and innovative releases, all under its Beethoven 2020 slogan PLAY ON!
In this special anniversary year, the message from the Yellow Label is: Music has the power to heal us, comfort us and give us courage in challenging times: PLAY ON!
A month from today, the world will celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven. As part of an ambitious year-long anniversary campaign, Deutsche Grammophon and its artists will be contributing to the festivities with a series of events taking place on or around his birthday, 17 December 2020:
Max Richter – Beethoven – Opus 2020: Inspired by Stockhausen’s unconventional homage to Beethoven “Opus 1970”, the British composer has created his own tribute in the shape of a new orchestral work entitled “Beethoven – Opus 2020”. // Continue to the full article