beethoven beethoven  /ˈbeɪ toʊ vən/


  1. (n) German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827)
  2. (n) the music of Beethoven



  1. Photo: Lynn Park performs second piano recital

    Lynn Park, 9, of Daleville, performed her second piano recital on Sunday, May 19 at The Blue Ridge Academy of Music’s Recital Hall & Theatre. Her audience was delighted with the program she played, including challenging works by Beethoven and J.S. Bach, as well as popular hits from the musical “Annie”. To round out her [...]
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Roanoke Times

  2. Ode to app: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony hits the iPad

    New to the modern classroom we call the app store is Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony. An app designed for iPads gives users the chance to go deeper into the work best known for its “Ode to Joy” movement.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Los Angeles Times

  3. Stewart Goodyear brings his Beethoven 'Sonatathon' to Princeton

    Goodyear will play all 32 of Beethoven's piano sonatas in one day
    on June 16, 2013     Source: The Star-Ledger


  1. "When she plays the Beethoven concerto, you can imagine Beethoven wanted it that way," Mehta said in an interview from Valencia, Spain. "She has been a violinist for violinists."
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Zubin Mehta Source: News1130

  2. "The way an orchestra would do Mozart or Beethoven - that's how we do the Beatles," explains guitarist Jimmy Vivino.
    on Sep 11, 2007 By: Jimmy Vivino Source: Indiana Daily Student

  3. "So, they will learn a good bit about Beethoven the man, and the world that he lived and worked in," Greenberg said. "The audience will learn how this unhappy and angry man almost single-handedly changed the direction of Western music and the...
    on Oct 4, 2008 By: Robert Greenberg Source: KUAR

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