december, 2020

16dec(dec 16)2:00 pm17(dec 17)2:00 amBeethoven Marathon

32 bright clouds

Event Details

32 Bright Clouds: Beethoven Conversations Around the World is a global music-commissioning, performing and recording project. Curated and performed by pianist Yael Weiss, this groundbreaking project commissions new works from 32 countries of conflict and secluded areas spanning the globe, all united through musical themes from Beethoven. 32 Bright Clouds aims to harness music’s great power for unity and peace. 

All new compositions from around the world are unified by a single “Peace” motif from Beethoven’s Missa Solemnis, creating a cohesive cycle of works. The motif was selected because of Beethoven’s compelling inscription “A Call for Inward and Outward Peace” above the notes. Beethoven’s dedication expresses the overall essence, purpose, and character of 32 Bright Clouds. Join this marathon festive live celebration of Beethoven’s 250th Anniversary, including performances, conversations and 13 guest composers from around the world!

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16 (Wednesday) 2:00 pm - 17 (Thursday) 2:00 am

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