Gratitude

The Beethoven-Haus is funded by the state and private donors. Public support, which has played an important role since the founding of the Beethoven-Haus Society, still plays a prominent role today. It is augmented by contributions of companies, banks and numerous foundations.

Patrons

Therefore, we would like to say thank you to all who have recently supported our work with larger contributions.

Public hand
Founders
Patrons
Supporters

Honorary members

Since its foundation in 1889, the Beethoven-Haus Association has often recognized outstanding musicians and notabilities by awarding them honorary membership.

They include:
Artemis-Quartett, Daniel Barenboim, Alfred Brendel, Rudolf Buchbinder, Luis Gago, Bruno Leonardo Gelber, Gewandhaus-Quartett Leipzig, Luitgard Hartmann, Julius-Wegelersche Familienstiftung, Evgenj Koroliov, György Kurtag, Lewis Lockwood, Anne-Sophie Mutter, Igor Oistrach, Natalia Oistrach-Zertsalova, Maurizio Pollini, András Schiff, Peter Serkin, Andreas Staier,  Mitsuko Uchida, Tabea Zimmermann

And also included:
Claudio Abbado, José Antonio Abreu, Claudio Arrau, Wilhelm Backhaus, Alban-Berg-Quartett, Hans Conrad Bodmer, Karl Böhm, Johannes Brahms, Max Bruch, Adolf Busch, Pablo Casals, Hermann Deiters, Werner Egk, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Andor Foldes, Pierre Fournier, Anne-Liese Gielen, Hermann von Helmholtz, Anne-Liese Henle, Anthony van Hoboken, Ludwig Hoelscher, Joseph Joachim, Herbert von Karajan, Wilhelm Kempff, Friedrich Knickenberg, Otto Klemperer, Kurt Masur, Melos-Quartett, Yehudi Menuhin, Paul Mies, Hermann Neusser, Elly Ney, David Oistrach, Ignaz Paderewski, Josef Pembaur d.J., Hans Pfitzner, Max Reger, Mstislaw Rostropowitsch, Ludwig Schiedermair, Ferdinand August Schmidt, Joseph Schmidt-Görg, Wolfgang Schneiderhan, Clara Schumann, Rudolf Serkin, Isaac Stern, Richard Strauss, Alexander Wheelock Thayer, Alan Tyson, Giuseppe Verdi, Theodor Wildeman, Leonhardt Wolff, Caspar von Zumbusch