Long Live Beethoven!

fri 24 jan 2020 10:00 

In today’s episode: Vocals and ensemble d:

Vandaag: Vocaal met ensemble d: Elegiac Song opus 118, trauer cantata WoO 87 and Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt opus 112.

1. “Elegischer Gesang” Sanft wie du Lebtest opus 118, version for symphony orchestra.

Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus led by Jerzy Semkow

2. Trauerkantate auf den Tod Kaisers Joseph II WoO 87

Charlotte Margiono, soprano; William Shimell, baritone; Deutsche Oper Berlin choir and orchestra led by Christian Thieleman.

3. Meeresstille und glückliche Fahrt opus 112

Monteverdi choir; Orchestre Révolutionaire et Romantique led by John Eliot Gardiner.


In 2020 it will be 250 years since Ludwig van Beethoven was born. The Concertzender will tackle this with the ambitious plan to have all works broadcast at least once during the year. Every week from Monday to Friday between 10 am and 11 am, Beethoven takes center stage!

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