Beethoven Everywhere

The music that's universal, the memory that's everlasting

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Beethoven's Bonn

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A Guided Tour of Beethoven House

Get a feel for his life as you walk around the house where he was born

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Members of the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra talk about their favourite bars

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What year was Beethoven born?
Draft of the Beethoven Portrait with Missa Solemnis (Joseph Karl Stieler)

Was Beethoven a feminist?

Beethoven's relationship to women was difficult, yet he provided inspiration that lasts until today

"How happy I am to be able to wander among bushes and herbs, under trees and over rocks; no man can love the country as I love it....My miserable hearing does not trouble me here."Ludwig van Beethoven
Which symphony did Beethoven dedicate to Nature?
No.6 - "Pastoral"

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Let freedom live!

How the Ode to Joy became an Ode to Freedom in 1989 Berlin

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Discover the whole artwork down to the smallest golden pigment

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