Beethoven: anguish and triumph

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Provides a detailed overview of the life of Ludwig van Beethoven, from Enlightenment-era Bonn to the musical capital of Vienna, describing the composer's career, ill health, and romantic rejections.
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subject_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Composers & Musicians, Beethoven, Ludwig van, -- 1770-1827, Composers -- Germany -- Biography, MUSIC / History & Criticism, MUSIC / Individual Composer & Musician
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title_short Beethoven :
title_sub anguish and triumph
topic_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Composers & Musicians, Beethoven, Ludwig van, Composers