Ludwig van Beethoven
Ludwig van Beethoven (/ˈlʊdvɪɡ væn ˈbeɪˌtoʊvən/; [ˈluːtvɪç fan ˈbeːtˌhoˑfn̩]; baptised 17 December 1770 – 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in...
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Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 17 Tempest Valentina Lisitsa 3. Allegretto
Recorded during pre-concert rehearsal at Torroella de Montgri April 17 2014 . Your next best chance to hear it live : Paris, May 21, 2014 , Salle Gaveau http://www.sallegaveau.com/la-saison/831/va...
The Ninth Symphony by Maurice Bejart
Maurice Béjart’s compelling staging of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony has been enchanting audiences worldwide since its inception and its idea of universal brotherhood remains highly topical. “Alle Mensch...
Beethoven 9 - Chicago Symphony Orchestra - Riccardo Muti
On May 7, 1824, Beethoven shared his 9th Symphony with the world even though he could never hear it. On May 7, 2015 celebrate the anniversary of Beethoven’s most glorious and jubilant masterpiece with...
Romanian conductor Sergiu Celibidache
Romanian conductor Sergiu Celibidache was born on this day in 1912 – 104 years ago | Dying in 1996, Maestro Celibidache is remembered as one of the pre-eminent conductors of the 20th Century – having....
Som Sabadell flashmob - BANCO SABADELL
On the 130th anniversary of the founding of Banco Sabadell we wanted to pay homage to our city by means of the campaign "Som Sab...
Beethoven vs. Steibelt
Accounts of the contest record it was a disaster for Steibelt; Beethoven reportedly carried the day by improvising at length on a theme taken from the cello ...
Beethoven, Triple Concierto y Fantasía Coral. Yo-Yo Ma, Perlman, Barenboim
Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) Concierto para violín, violonchelo y piano en Do mayor, Opus 56 1. Allegro 2. Largo (attacca) 3. Rondo alla polacca Itzhak...
Beethoven's piano sonatas - Beethoven s Tempest Sonata mvt. 3 -- Wilhelm Kempff
Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 17 in D minor, Opus 31 No. 2 Kempff was born (1895 in Jüterbog, Brandenburg, Germany) in a family of distinguished church musici...
3 year old Jonathan conducting to the 4th movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony
This is 3 year old Jonathan conducting to the 4th movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony. This piece was conducted by Herbert von Karajan and the Berliner Philharmoniker, one of Jonathan's favorite cond...
Austria advice due on claim to Klimt frieze looted by Nazis
An Austrian government advisory board is due to recommend whether one of Gustav Klimt's most famous paintings should be returned to the heirs of its original Jewish owners, reports the BBC Bethany Bel...
Beethoven String Quartet No 8 Op 59 No 2 in E minor Alban Berg Quartet
Alban Berg Quartett. Beethoven String Quartet No 8 Op 59 No 2 in E minor
Cello Sonatas Nos. 4 and 5 (Beethoven) - Mov.I Li-Wei Qin & Jeremy Young
Li-Wei Qin is one of the most important Chinese cellists of his generation.He won the Silver Medal in the 11th Tchaikovsky International Competition in Mosco...
Cello Sonata No. 3 (Beethoven) - Beethoven Cello Sonata No. 3 in A Major, Adam Liu-cello, David Allen Wehr-piano--Movement 1
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Assistant Principal Cellist Adam Liu and concert pianist/Duquesne University Professor of Piano David Allen Wehr (Note Frirsz t...
Beethoven House
The Beethoven House (German: Beethoven-Haus) in Bonn, Germany, is a memorial site, museum and cultural institution serving various purposes. Founded in 1889 by the Beethoven-Haus association, it studi...
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Beethoven's musical style
Ludwig van Beethoven is generally viewed as one of the most influential figures in the history of classical music. Since his lifetime, when he was "universally accepted as the greatest living composer...
Beethoven's musical style - Wikipedia
Beethoven and C minor
In the compositions of Ludwig van Beethoven, C minor is commonly regarded as a special key: works for which he chose this key are felt to be powerful and emotionally stormy.
During the Classical ...
Beethoven and C minor - Wikipedia
Beethoven and his contemporaries
During the course of his lifetime (1770–1827), Ludwig van Beethoven enjoyed relationships with many of his musical contemporaries. Beethoven was famously difficult to get along with, and the history o...
Beethoven and his contemporaries - Wikipedia
Beethoven and Mozart
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart had a powerful influence on the work of Ludwig van Beethoven. They are said to have met in Vienna in 1787, and Beethoven is said to have had a few lessons from Mozart. However...
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Death of Ludwig van Beethoven
The death of Ludwig van Beethoven on 26 March 1827 followed a prolonged illness. It was witnessed by his sister-in-law and by his close friend Anselm Hüttenbrenner, who provided a vivid description of...
Death of Ludwig van Beethoven - Wikipedia
An die ferne Geliebte
An die ferne Geliebte (To the distant beloved), Op. 98, is a composition by Ludwig van Beethoven written in April 1816. It is considered to be the first example of a song cycle by a major composer.
Fidelio
Fidelio (also named Leonore, oder Der Triumph der ehelichen Liebe; English: Leonore, or The Triumph of Married Love), Op. 72, is a German opera with spoken dialogue in two acts by Ludwig van Beethoven...
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