Revolutionary. Visionary. Cosmopolitan. Not to mention one of the most frequently played classical composers: Ludwig van Beethoven was an extremely talented artist. To this day, his music still unites people all over the world. #DiscoverBeethoven is all about German destinations, scenery and visions that influenced the grand master. Take a stroll in Beethoven's footsteps. Throughout the year, you can be inspired by milestones in history, personal stories, outstanding events, innovative sound sensations and unexpected perspectives.
Many one-off events will be held nationwide to mark the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven. Discover Beethoven's life and work at exhibitions, concerts, festivals, dance performances, plays, talks and more: