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  • Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    “Music is like a dream. Only that I cannot hear.”-Ludwig van Beethoven. In 1770, Ludwig van Beethoven was born. He composed many things and people had a hard time trying to decide what kind of composer he was. Everyone said he was going to be next Mozart. He went through life and composed many well-known compositions. Many people love his work and still listen to it to this day and his work is almost two hundred fifty years old. Ludwig van Beethoven was born to a family of musicians for the royal

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Ludwig van Beethoven Beethoven was born in Bonn, Germany in 1770 to Johann van Beethoven and his wife, Maria Magdalena. He took his first music lessons from his father, who was tenor in the choir of the archbishop-elector of Cologne. His father was an unstable, yet ambitious man whose excessive drinking, rough temper and anxiety surprisingly did not diminish Beethoven 's love for music. He studied and performed with great success, despite becoming the breadwinner of his household by the time he

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven : Integrated Research Paper : Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Integrated Research Paper Ludwig van Beethoven is one of the world’s most prominent composer and pianist, and his work is continually being used, even hundreds of years after they were written. Beethoven was born around December 16th, 1770 in Bonn, Germany, and his life was effected by a lot of hardships. First, his father was known for his alcoholism, and he tended to be brutal in teaching Beethoven music. According to the Biography website, “Beethoven's father began teaching him music with an

  • Essay on Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    the people on it as a whole, you see that there are very few influential people whose actions or opinions strongly influence the course of events. Ludwig Van Beethoven, a German musician, is one of those very few. He was an extraordinary musician that lived through hardship and had the horrific fate of deafness, any musician’s worst nightmare. Beethoven left a wall standing in history that captured the art of sounds and worked it beyond imagination into music so fragile and pure yet onerous, unable

  • The Music Of Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Ludwig van Beethoven is known for much of his musical accomplishments. One of his most famous is that he is deaf and yet one of the best musical composers of the classical and romanic area. Beethoven has always been one of my personal favorite composers. When I grew up and started taking piano, Beethoven 's Fur Elise was my first large classical piece. Ever since that point on I insisted that when we were in Germany we see his home, and that we did. In this essay I will be explaining Ludwigs Youth

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven Essay

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    German composer and pianist, Ludwig van Beethoven, was born December 1770 and spent most of his life in Vienna, Austria. His first teacher was his alcoholic father, who worked as a musician at the Court of Bonn. Teaching him day and night, Ludwig suffered from his father's harsh and erratic behavior. For a time, he and his father played at the Church. As his father's alcoholism increased, Ludwig became the main musician. Beethoven's talents were discovered at an early age, and he was sent

  • The Contribution Of Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Abstract Ludwig Van Beethoven was one of the greatest musical composers of his time. Starting very young in his studies of music, he held many important positions they would develop him into the composer he became. Born in Bonn, Germany to a singer, he held his first position at the church. He later moved to Vienna where his composed several pieces, and even an opera. He created a new style of music, cyclic form. Background Ludwig van Beethoven (1770- 28 March

  • The Music Of Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Ludwig van Beethoven All throughout music history lived many composers that have impacted not only the societies in which they have lived in, but modern-day society as well. These particular composers have given many societies the chance to listen, feel and express themselves through music and instruments that were invented centuries ago that still remain essential components of music today. One example of a composer that changed the music world drastically was a man by the name of Ludwig van Beethoven

  • Ludwig Van Beethoven's Life Of Ludwig Van Beethoven

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    Ludwig van Beethoven was a German pianist and composer who is widely considered to be the greatest of all time,whose compositions consisted combinations of vocals and a vast amount of instruments. Beethoven was born in Bonn,Germany in 1770. He was a crucial figure in the world of music connecting the Classical and Romantic ages of Western Music. The life of Beethoven was full of struggle especially because of his deafness,and most of his important works were composed during the last ten years of

  • Ludwig van Beethoven Essay

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    music period. Ludwig van Beethoven was one of the composers, along with other greats of the time like Haydn and Mozart, which helped to create a new type of music. This new music had full rich sounds created by the new construction of the symphony orchestra. Ludwig van Beethoven was born in the town of Bonn, Germany on December 16 of 1770. Bonn is located in western Germany on the Rhine River. Beethoven showed an affinity for music at an early age. His father, Johann, taught Ludwig to play the