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Such actions is apparent and deeply believed because as it goes, there’s nothing to lose.
Many revered artists are known for different rituals that they do for their craft. Among the most unusual include the great composer Ludwig Van Beethoven. There are many recorded anecdotes that pertain to how he goes about composing his music. This includes the composer supposedly dipping his head in cold water before writing his songs. This is said to be helpful in stimulating his brain so that he would be able to compose the many great music that we take advantage of even to this day. His love story is also something that is shrouded with mystery and romance. This creates more ambiguity and interest towards him.
There comes this notion that with genius also comes the tragedy of loneliness. Like the way that poets are said to have shorter life than all other artists and people in general, it is a gift and a curse all at once. There is the apparent thought that misery goes with the extent of gift that only few are given. The pressure that people may advertently or not impose on these people. Consequently, the anxiety that the gifted themselves impose on their self to meet all expectations. Love is most often synonymous with art. The most beautiful works are born out of love. Elizabeth Barrett Browning created the most poignant poems for her love one in as much as Robert Browning did the same thing. Beethoven and his great love is one of these, a love story for the generations.
One of the most recognizable music from the classic era, Für Elise, which literally translates to ‘For Elise’ contains the most interesting stories for its composition. Something more interesting is that the manuscript for it was found 40 years after Beethoven’s death. Its publication in 1865 immediately shot it to fame. The deep and emotional subtext of the music provokes empathy among its listeners. As a matter of fact, historians could not
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This essay will specifically look at Movement 1 that was done by two orchestras. The two orchestras are the Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. This paper seeks to offer one reasonable analysis, the spotlight being mainly on the organization of thematic aspects of the two recordings in the third symphony that give the work a “symphonic” or cyclical quality.
Many people believe that all life periods are important for personal development and that there is no need to indicate some particular periods, but these people overlook the fact that there are many historical examples which indicate that there are some periods in life and biography, some events which help to shape future professional career.
Due to this, Beethoven was put in charge of the family finances and given the tasks of looking after the instruments in the court when he was only a teenager. It was also around this time that he began to study the organ and composition. The more that he learned,
Beethoven spent his early childhood and growing years in Bonn, Germany, where his father tried to make him into a child prodigy at the piano but did not succeed. His father was well known throughout the town
began to become more noticeable to him his music became more intense and it was during this period that some of his most memorable and famous pieces were composed. It was during this time that Beethoven wrote the symphony ‘Eroica,’ heralding what could have possibly been the
Beethoven’s first piano teacher was his father, Johann, who encouraged Beethoven to become a child prodigy. Beethoven was extremely close to his mother; he immediately returned home from Vienna once he learned that his mother was in ill health. After a short time,
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