West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Conductor and Piano
Daniel Barenboim and the West-Eastern Divan Orchestra will perform Beethoven's Third Piano Concerto and his "Symphony of Fate" No. 5. The ceremonial address will be delivered by Frank-Walter Steinmeier, the President of the Federal Republic of Germany, patron of the Beethoven Anniversary BTHVN2020.
- 20:15 Live on 3 Sat, DW television and in affiliated EBU institutions
- Video streaming on WDR.de, bthvn2020.de and Deutsche Welle
- Live on the radio: WDR and affiliated ARD and EBU stations
- 22:15 on WDR television as prelude to "The Great Beethoven Night"
Piano Concerto No. 3, Op 37
Symphony No. 5, Op. 67