Delegation of the European Union to the Holy See,
Order of Malta, UN Organisations in Rome
and to the Republic of San Marino

Together as One LIVE STREAM

04/05/2020 - 09:17

Together as One

9th May - 9 Artists - 9 Minutes – 9th Symphony

Celebrating Europe Day, 25 years of Austria in EU, 70 years of Schuman Declaration, 75 years of UN, 250th birthday of Beethoven

EU Solidarity and Multilateralism





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11.00: LIVE @ Isola*tion House/Pond Office

           Live Welcoming & Overview on the Content of the Matinée

11.02: LIVE Welcome remarks by EU Ambassador Stephan Klement, Head of Delegation of the European Union to International Organisations in Vienna

11.04: LIVE Presenting the Artists after having explained theme, Introducing, Chat with Artists, about 30sec/Artists performing Instruments/Sounds Exposures

11.19: Statement by UNSG Antonio Guterres

11.21: Presenting parts of the Clip = Pizza Tenor

11.23: Statement by EU High Representation and Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell for the occasion of Europe Day

11.25: Introduction to the 9th Symphony Arrangement & Performance

11.27: VIDEO PRODUCTION 9th Symphony by 9 Artists* in 9 Minutes

11:38: Introduction into Video & Sign Language on Ode to Joy

11:40: Statement by the Austrian Minister for Foreign Affairs, Alexander Schallenberg

11.41: LIVE Talk on Music at Home, in Future, Sommer without Festivals, the Future of Online Performances? Connecting & Meeting Artists/People – other parts of Daily Life and i.e. Sports: the Tennis Tournament in Madrid on PlayStation? What would this symbolize in the Arts? Authenticity, Solidarity Talk on Live in the times of crisis, Creation and the personal also European Perspective

11.53: Statement by EU High Representation and Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell on Austria 25th anniversary in the EU

11.55: Statement by Austrian State Secretary in the Federal Ministry for Arts, Culture, the Civil Service and Sport, Ulrike Lunacek

11.57: Presenting Beethoven Cake Recipe & Coffee Habit (Pre-Produced)

11.59: LIVE: A Wish in Original Language 30 seconds each, presenting the Cultural Heritage in language

12.02: LIVE: Greetings & Bye-Bye from the Pond Office

12.04: LIVE: Thanking the artists and partners and closing remarks of the Live Stream event by Alain Matton, Press Attaché of the Delegation of the European Union to International Organisations in Vienna

12.06: End of the Live Stream event – Moving List of all Artists, Production Team and Official Representatives involved


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* After the Video Recordings the final selection of artists:

Anna Veselova - Cello - Latvia

Alice Schneider - Voice - France/Austria

Floris Willem - Violin - Belgium

Konstantin & Alexander Wladigeroff (twins) - Balkan Jazz & Classic - Bulgaria

Karin Waldburger - Tenor Saxophone Jazz, World Music - Germany

Paul Schweinester - Tenor Classic, Opera - Austria

Matthias Schönauer – Electronic Musician & RadioDJ– Electronic Music - Sweden/Austria

Hannah Debono - Flute – Classic - Malta

Christian Reiner – Word Rap/Voice Artist - Lyrics & Performance - Germany


Sign Language Interpretation by Hanna Boesch

Pizza Tenor, Paul Schweinester

Coffee Habit by Beethoven by Sofia Taliani


Production Team

Idea: Alain Matton

Concept: Dominik Nostitz, Produced by Michael Wilhelm & Dominik Nostitz 

Graphic Design: Anuradha Genrich

Ode to Joy/ 9th Symphony Production by Martin Pusch

Ode to Joy/ 9th Symphony Camera: Carlo Hofmann, Sound: Claus Benischke-Lang