Beethoven

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German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music)

the music of Beethoven

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For the Andante had begun--very beautiful, but bearing a family likeness to all the other beautiful Andantes that Beethoven had written, and, to Helen's mind, rather disconnecting the heroes and shipwrecks of the first movement from the heroes and goblins of the third.
For, as if things were going too far, Beethoven took hold of the goblins and made them do what he wanted.
"The Beethoven's fine," said Margaret, who was not a female of the encouraging type.
Beethoven is so usually simple and direct in his appeal that it is sheer perversity to choose a thing like that, which, if anything, disturbs."
Edna went forward and opened the stove door, and Mademoiselle rising, took a letter from under the bust of Beethoven and handed it to Edna.
Beethoven and Brahms or Lehar and Lionel Morickton; HIGGINS.
After visiting the National Gallery, or Hertford House, or hearing Brahms or Beethoven at the Bechstein Hall, she would come back to find a new person awaiting her, in whose soul were imbedded some grains of the invaluable substance which she still called reality, and still believed that she could find.
For the money, they gave us, not Beethoven certainly, nor yet Rossini; they played as they had the will and the skill; and every one in the room (with charming delicacy of feeling) refrained from finding fault.
At the last minute, the Henschels reversed the order of the Beethovens. A mistake, I think.
Russell Martin and Lydia Nibley; THE MYSTERIES OF BEETHOVENS HAIR; Charlesbridge Publishing (Middle Readers:Nonfiction) $0.00 ISBN: 9781570917141
Until now, the only comprehensive study of this subject has been that of Alfred Ebert, in his article 'Die ersten Auffuhrungen von Beethovens Es-Dur Quartett'.(5) Written in 1910, Ebert's analysis, while thorough, suffers from lack of access to many conversation books, manuscripts and letters that have surfaced in the last 80 years.
(78.) Joachim Kaiser, Beethovens 32 Klaviersonalen und ihre Interpreten (Frankfurt am Main: Fischer, 1984; various printings), 508-9.
Beethovens Hair, which was published in an adult version in 2001 and became a Washington Post Book of the Year, brings forensics back into the realm of amateurs.
18 Ludwig Nohl has simply 'Aus Plutarch': Beethovens Brevier, Leipzig, 1901, p.