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The German Music Information Centre (MIZ) is
an institution of the German Music Council:

Deutscher Musikrat gemeinnützige Projektgesellschaft mbH
Deutsches Musikinformationszentrum
Weberstraße 59 (Haus der Kultur)
53113 Bonn
Tel: +49 (0)228/2091-180
Fax: +49 (0)228/2091-280
Email: info@miz.org

Register court: Amtsgericht Bonn
Register number: HRB 12672
Registered office: Bonn

Managing Director:
Stefan Piendl

Information relating to Article 5 of the German Teleservices Act:
Stefan Piendl
Deutscher Musikrat gemeinnützige Projektgesellschaft mbH
Weberstraße 59
53113 Bonn
Email: piendl@musikrat.de

Responsible for the content in line with Article 55, Paragraph 2 of the Interstate Treaty on Broadcasting:
Stefan Piendl
Weberstraße 59
53113 Bonn

Value added tax identification number:
DE 231157907

Concept, design and programming:
m.i.r. media – Digital Agency

Picture credits

  • Home (Main Picture): Beethoven Statues © Ottmar Hörl Picture © Arnulf Marquardt-Kuron
  • Programme (Main Picture Bonn Rathaus): © Michael Sondermann/Bundesstadt Bonn
  • Venue (Main Picture Beethoven-Haus Bonn): © Beethoven-Haus Bonn

All further picture credits are shown in the respective captions (or in mouse-over text in teaser pictures). We wish to express our gratitude to all those persons and institutions that generously placed picturial material at our disposal.

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