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This compilation contains the most interesting, evocative, and amusing sections of letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., describing Beethoven's accomplishments as well as his strange personality. Traits and characteristics of the great composer are described by his contemporaries, including musical giants Rossini, Weber, and Liszt, and poets Goethe and Grillparzer, as well as other acquaintances. 16 portraits of Beethoven are included.

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Letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., by such musical giants as Rossini, Weber, Liszt, as well as by other friends and acquaintances of the great composer, depict Beethoven's accomplishments and his strange personality. Includes 16 portraits of Beethoven.

Synopsis:

This compilation contains the most interesting, evocative, and amusing sections of letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., describing Beethoven's accomplishments as well as his strange personality. Traits and characteristics of the great composer are described by his contemporaries, including musical giants Rossini, Weber, and Liszt, and poets Goethe and Grillparzer, as well as other acquaintances. 16 portraits of Beethoven are included.

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ISBN:
9780486217703
Editor:
Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Editor:
Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore
Editor:
Sonneck, Oscar
Author:
Sonneck, Oscar
Author:
Sonneck, Oscar George Theodore
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Subject:
Classical
Subject:
Germany
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - Classical Composers
Subject:
Composers
Subject:
Beethoven, ludwig van, 1770-1827
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Beethoven, Ludwig van
Subject:
Composers -- Germany.
Subject:
impressions of Beethoven
Subject:
Beethoven s personality
Subject:
Dover
Subject:
Biography-Composers and Musicians
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Dover Books on Music
Publication Date:
19670631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
272
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 72 lb

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Letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., by such musical giants as Rossini, Weber, Liszt, as well as by other friends and acquaintances of the great composer, depict Beethoven's accomplishments and his strange personality. Includes 16 portraits of Beethoven.

"Synopsis" by , This compilation contains the most interesting, evocative, and amusing sections of letters, diaries, memoirs, etc., describing Beethoven's accomplishments as well as his strange personality. Traits and characteristics of the great composer are described by his contemporaries, including musical giants Rossini, Weber, and Liszt, and poets Goethe and Grillparzer, as well as other acquaintances. 16 portraits of Beethoven are included.
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