Your guide to Heifetz Institute activities and other resources and links to mark the 250th Anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven in 2020…..
|The Beethoven Experience!||A landmark musical and educational adventure, featuring an exploration of all sixteen of Beethoven's string quartets, performed by the Borromeo Quartet. The series is a three-way collaboration among Mary Baldwin University’s College of Visual & Performing Arts, the American Shakespeare Center, and the Heifetz International Music Institute.|
|Beethoven @ 250: Milestones & Turning Points||In celebration of the 250th anniversary of the great German composer's birth. the Heifetz Institute's President & CEO Benjamin K. Roe offers a survey of Beethoven's works that focus on the pieces - both famous and obscure - that marked decisive milestones and turning points in his compositional career.|
|Beethoven 250 Audio Playlists||The audio companion to the musical selections featured in Beethoven @ 250: Milestones & Turning Points courses.|
|The Heifetz Institute Beethoven 250 Video Playlist||As the world celebrates #Beethoven250 in 2020, we've compiled some of our favorite Beethoven performances by students, faculty and Artists in Residence from the Heifetz Institute from recent years.|
|NIcholas Kitchen on the Beethoven Manuscripts||Our Artistic Director's groundbreaking work recognized in recent press articles: "Nicholas Kitchen, first violinist of the Borromeo String Quartet, is an anomaly, the rarest of birds. And it’s precisely his performer’s view of the terrain of musicologists that may have just unlocked an extraordinary discovery — one that, if borne out, could influence the approach that musicians take to the entire body of Beethoven String Quartets..."|
|The Beethoven Bookshelf||Coming Soon! Interested in learning more about LvB? A handy guide to some of best Beethoven biographies, studies, and recordings.|