Beethoven Matters: Garsington Opera at Home

Garsington Opera and the Royal Philharmonic Society host a special online
event celebrating Beethoven. Join them live on


for an expert panel discussion on why ‘Beethoven Matters’.

Beethoven Matters – Tuesday 26 May, 6pm

Jessica Duchen (writer & journalist)

Douglas Boyd (Artistic Director)

David Owen Norris (pianist & academic)

Toby Spence (tenor)

Freya Waley-Cohen (composer)

Amid lively discussion, Toby and David will also perform a little of
Beethoven’s music and together they will reflect on Beethoven’s enduring
spell over musicians and audiences to this day. The audience at home can
join the discussion live and contribute their own questions to the panel.

‘Beethoven Matters’ will be available live (and for streaming any time
after that) on Garsington Opera’s

YouTube channel

, where it’s possible to subscribe to discover all of Garsington Opera’s
digital offerings.