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Beethoven Reference Site


Beethoven (1770-1827)

This site provides detailed information on the life and works of Ludwig Van Beethoven and should prove an invaluable resource to students and teachers alike. Amongst the many pages are articles on the ‘Immortal beloved’, a family tree, discussions of the major works, a review of the places Beethoven knew and visited, and a variety of different picture galleries.  


Beethoven was perhaps the world’s greatest composer, supreme in every genre, yet many know him mainly through a handful of pieces such as 'Moonlight' Sonata or 'Fur Elise'. Whatever your experience of Beethoven, we hope this site will broaden your knowledge and help to deepen your interest and love for his wonderful music that has touched the lives of millions around the world


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