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Beethoven - Piano Sonata 29 in B♭, Op. 106 (1818)

This work, with its firm and certain compound of optimism, tenderness, melancholy, and assertion, was a favourite of mine when I moved to Peace River in 2011. 225 more words

Hendrik Slegtenhorst

Beethoven: Hammerklavier Sonata

26.03.14: 187th anniversary of the death of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827).

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Comprehending Music

I am a visual art person. I have a Masters in Art History. I have always drawn and more recently started to paint. However, although I enjoy music, particularly, classical or what my grandsons refer to as “dinda music”, as my special name from them is “dinda”, I truly do not know how to listen. 1,286 more words

Ludwig van Beethoven

At the minute I’m still high from listening to a sheaf of Beethoven over the weekend, courtesy of three concerts at the RNCM.  Aesthetic overload, not that I’m complaining. 230 more words

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BEETHOVEN CONCERT 5 OF 40: THE KIDS APPROVE

CMNZ’s Christchurch concert manager Jody Keehan got her twins in on the BEETHOVEN reCYCLE action at Michael Houstoun’s 3rd concert in Canterbury on Saturday 6th April. 215 more words

BEETHOVEN ReCYCLE 2013

Jorg Demus performs Beethoven sonatas.

Jorg Demus performs Beethoven sonatas on the 200th anniversary of the composer’s birth in 1970.

David Hertzberg