The Music Of Ludwig Van Beethoven

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Ludwig van Beethoven When I was 7 years old, my parents signed me up for music school. I did not want to go to music school, but they wanted me just to try. In first class we were just listening classical music and it really sounded boring. But when Beethoven’s fifth symphony came on, I fell in love with classical music and I wanted to study it even more. My sister was also in musical school and she played piano and when I came back from school, I was begging her to play me some of Beethoven’s pieces. I wanted to study everything about him and also learn how to play some of his pieces. So writing this paper is going to be fun, and I am going to write it with pleasure. Ludwig van Beethoven was born in city of Bonn in Germany in 1770, but later on he moved to Vienna where he spent his last days and he died in 1827. He was one of the greatest pianists and composers of all time, and lot of people were looking up to him and his work. He was considered a musical genius, because a lot of his pieces are being studied today. We can say that he was one of those composers who set the standards in music. He was naturally talented and his whole family was full of musicians. He was son of Johann and Maria Magdalena. His dad also loved music and he was teaching his son a lot of useful stuff about music. But the bad part was when his dad came home drunk and he used to wake up his son early in the morning to play piano. He had six siblings and just him and his other two brothers survived…
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