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orkest, symfonieën, Symfonie
Title
Beethoven for all : symphonies 1-9
Composer
Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827
Conductor
Daniel Barenboim 1942-
Performer
West-Eastern Divan Orchestra
Publisher
Decca, 2012
5 cd's + boekje
Recording date
2011
Playing time
05:56:00
EAN
0028947835110
CDR
AAX9137

About Ludwig van Beethoven

Ludwig van Beethoven (baptised 17 December 1770 – 26 March 1827) was a German composer and pianist. Beethoven remains one of the most admired composers in the history of Western music; his works rank amongst the most performed of the classical music repertoire and span the transition from the Classical period to the Romantic era in classical music. His career has conventionally been divided into early, middle, and late periods. His early period, during which he forged his craft, is typically considered to have lasted until 1802. From 1802 to around 1812, his middle period showed an individual development from the styles of Joseph Haydn and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, and is sometimes characterized as heroic. During this time, he began to grow increasingly deaf. In his late period, from 1812 to 1827, he extended his innovations in musical form and expression.

Beethoven was born in Bonn. His musical talent was obvious at an early age. He w…Read more on Wikipedia

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