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On 17 December 2020 the world will celebrate the 250th anniversary of the birth of Ludwig van Beethoven. As part of an ambitious year-long anniversary campaign Deutsche Grammophon and their artists will celebrate Beethoven 250 with a wide range of projects, digital concerts, and innovative releases on and around the composer's birthday including:

Deutsche Grammophon has recorded more of Beethoven's music than any other record label

Deutsche Grammophon has a long and proud association with Beethoven's music. In 1913 the label produced a recording of the Fifth Symphony with the Berlin Philharmonic and Arthur Nikisch. Eleven decades later the label launched their 250th anniversary campaign and released, among other recordings, Beethoven – The New Complete Edition, created in collaboration with the Beethoven-Haus Bonn. Deutsche Grammophon has recorded more of Beethoven's music than any other record label and their world-class artists have released their own personal tributes reflecting the depth and breadth of the composer's timeless catalogue.

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