From 2019 December, 16th to 2020 December, 17th the Beethoven anniversary year will take place under the auspices of the Federal President Frank-Walter Steinmeier. The aims of this anniversary are to convey Beethoven’s work, to strengthen and promote innovative projects, and to increase Bonn’s reputation as a Beethoven city.
Ludwig van Beethoven was born in December 1770 in Bonn and lived here for the first 22 years.
B = Bonn global citizen> Ludwig van Beethoven was born and raised in Bonn.
T = Tonkünstler> In his self-confidence, Beethoven is considered a “modern” artist & individualist.
H = Humanist> Beethoven was a follower of the values of the French Revolution.
V = visionary> Beethoven was a musical visionary who shaped the music world.
N = nature lover> Beethoven loved nature in a romantic sense.
Date: 2019 December, 16th to 2020 December, 15th
– Two connections with the callsign DL250BTHVN on two different bands.
– Only connections in the anniversary year count.
There are no other requirements or restrictions.
Click here for the application.
After successful verification, the certificate will be sent as a PDF within 7 days by email.
The Beethoven Certificate is in German.
If you need a QSL Card, use ClubLog OQRS please.
Incoming QSL cards will be answered.
Please send QSL cards preferably via BUREAU.
Address for direct QSL cards:
We also upload the QSOs to DARC DCL, eQSL and LOTW.
Dirk – DL7DSW
Holger – DL1COP
Volker – DJ9BM
Dietmar – DK5OPA
Helmut – DB6NX