Beethoven Project, John Neumeier’s choreographic homage to the composer born 250 years ago, is being released on March 13 on C Major.
Recorded last October at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, and danced by Hamburg Ballet and guest artists, the film comprises three parts: ‘Beethoven Fragments’, ‘Intermezzo’ and ‘Eroica’. Part 1 features a selection of chamber music: the Eroica Variations for Piano, Op 35; the Ghost Piano Trio, Op 70 No 1; the Piano Sonata, Op 10 No 3; and the String Quartet No 15, Op 132. Part 2 is danced to The Creatures of Prometheus, while Part 3 is choreographed to the complete Eroica Symphony. Various solo musicians are joined by the Deutsche Radio Philharmonie Saarbrücken Kaiserslautern conducted by Simon Hewett.
We have 10 DVDs of Beethoven Project to give away. Every person who feeds back on our digital ballet special will be in with a chance of winning. Simply fill in your details and answer the questions below to be in with a chance. The competition closes on Friday, May 1.