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Beethoven events elsewhere

We will post listings of events that are devoted to Beethoven performances, lectures, exhibits, etc., or for which Beethoven's music is the primary event. To post your Beethoven event on our website, please send an email to the webmaster with the following information in this format:

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Date (days/months/year) of the event
Name of event/performer/presenter/sponsoring organization
Title of Beethoven work to be performed, lecture, etc
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Event listings must be received at least two weeks prior to the first performance

  • San Francisco Bay Area Events
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  • Events Outside the U.S.

The listing below include only the Beethoven work(s) on the programs. For full program listing, follow the links.

October 27, 2016 - Harmony for Humanity: Daniel Pearl World Music Days Concert
Third movement of the String Quartet in A Minor, op. 132, performed by the St. Lawrence String Quartet

October 29, 2016 - Verona Quartet
String Quartet in E Minor, op. 59, no. 2

October 30, 2016 - St. Lawrence String Quartet
String Quartet in A Minor, op. 132

October 30 & November 1, 2016 - Marin Symphony, Masterworks I - Bold Beginnings
"Emperor" Concerto, op. 73, with Jon Nakamatsu

November 5, 2016 - Ask the Sky & the Earth: An Oratorio-Cantata for the Sent-Down Youth, Golden Gate Symphony
Pastoral Symphony, op. 68

November 6, 2016 - Piano Party & Champagne Reception: A Benefit for Old First Concerts
William Wellborn performs Beethoven

November 12, 2016 - Vyacheslav Gryaznov, piano
12 Variations on the Russian Dance from ballet “Waldmadchen,” WoO 71

November 13, 2016 - St. Michael Trio: Dissecting Beethoven ("Archduke Trio," op. 97)

November 13, 2016 - Fall Concert, Albany Chamber Orchestra
Fifth Symphony

November 17, 2016 - WinterMezzo Notable Encounter Insight
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D major, op. 12 no. 1

November 19, 2016 - WinterMezzo I Concert: Vivaldi, Beethoven, & Grieg
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D major, op. 12 no. 1

December 3 & 4, 2016 - Symphony Silicon Valley
Symphony no. 6, op. 68 ("Pastoral")

December 4, 2016 - Peabody Trio
Trio No. 3 in C minor, op. 1, no. 3

December 4, 2016 - Telegraph String Quartet
String Quartet in A Major, op. 18, no. 5

December 6, 2016 - Jonathan Biss
Piano Sonata in E-flat Major, op. 7
Piano Sonata in C Minor, op. 111

December 10, 2016 - Palo Alto Philharmonic "Kujawski Conducts"
Symphony no. 8, op. 93

January 22, 2017 - Wei Luo, piano
Piano Sonata in C Major, op. 53 (“Waldstein”)

January 22, 2017 - St. Lawrence String Quartet
String Quartet in C Minor, op. 18, no. 4

January 29, 2017 - Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio
Trio in B-flat major, Op. 11

February 10, 2017 - Juilliard String Quartet
String Quartet in F Minor, op. 95 “Serioso”
String Quartet in B-flat Major, op. 130, with the Grosse Fuge, op. 133

February 11, 2017 - Musicians from the Valley of the Moon Music Festival - Progarm I, The Early Clarinet
Piano Trio in B-flat Major, op. 11 “Gassenhauer”

February 11, 2017 - Aileen Chanco, piano
Piano Sonata No. 28 in A Major, op. 101

February 12, 2017 - The Emperor! Mission Chamber Orchestra
Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major, op. 73 "Emperor"

February 17, 2017 - Christian Tetzlaff and Lars Vogt
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C Minor, op. 30, no. 2

February 18, 2017 - Tetzlaff-Vogt Duo
Violin Sonata No. 7 in C Minor, op. 30, no. 2

February 19, 2017 - Wu Han, piano | Phillip Setzer, violin | David Finckel, cello
Piano Trio in G Major, op. 1, no. 2
Piano Trio in E-flat Major, op. 70, no. 2
Piano Trio in B-flat Major, op. 97 "Archduke"

February 26, 2017 - Sundays @ 4: Nora Chastain & Roy Bogas
Violin Sonata No. 1 in D Major, op. 12, no. 1

March 11, 2017 - Boris Giltburg, piano
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp Minor, op. 27, no. 2 "Moonlight"

March 26, 2017 - San Jose Symphonic Choir
Missa solemnis

March 26, 2017 - St. Lawrence String Quartet
String Quartet in F Major, op. 135

April 2, 2017 - Gould Piano Trio with clarinetist Robert Plane
Piano Trio in B-flat Major, op. 11 “Gassenhauer”

April 9, 2017 - Ying Quartet
String Quartet in C Major, op. 59, no. 3 “Razumovsky”

April 22, 2017 - Dover String Quartet
String Quartet in A Minor, op. 132

April 23, 2017 - Ariel Quartet Chamber Music Concert
String Quartet in A Minor, op. 132

April 28, 29, and 30, 2017 - Main Stage Concert: The Lighter Side
P.D.Q. Bach ┬áNew Horizons in Music Appreciation: Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony Sportscast

April 30, 2017 - Hermitage Piano Trio
Piano Trio in B-flat Major, op. 11 “Gassenhauer”

May 5, 2017 - Richard Goode, piano
Piano Sonata No. 5 in C Minor, op. 10, no. 1
Piano Sonata No. 6 in F Major, op. 10, no. 2
Piano Sonata No. 7 in D major, op. 10, no. 3
Piano Sonata No. 22 in F Major, op. 54
Piano Sonata No. 28 in A Major, op. 101

May 7, 2017 - St. Lawrence String Quartet
String Quartet in F Major, op. 135

For other classical music events in the Bay Area, see San Francisco Classical Voice

 

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Sixth New Beethoven Research Conference

2-3 November 2016, Vancouver, B.C., Canada
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Port McNeill Room

The Sixth New Beethoven Research Conference will take place on Wednesday, November 2 and on Thursday morning, November 3, 2016 at the Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre Hotel, Port McNeill Room, prior to the joint meeting of the American Musicological Society and the Society for Music Theory.

Sessions of this international conference will include papers on Beethoven's creative process, on sources, aesthetics, and analysis, as well as a lecture-recital.  The first session (Wednesday morning) will be a joint session with the Haydn Society of North America on Beethoven-Haydn intersections.

The conference is sponsored by the University of Alabama; the American Beethoven Society; Wake Forest University; the Beethoven-Haus in Bonn, Germany; and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, and organized by Joanna Biermann, William Meredith, David Levy, Julia Ronge, and William Kinderman.

For more information, including the schedule, the list of presentations, and the abstracts, please see the following website: 
music.ua.edu/sixth-new-beethoven-research-conference/
Contact: Joanna Biermann, email:  jbiermann@ua.edu

The conference is free and open to the public.