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ABOUT HIS LIFE. • HE WAS BORN IN COLOGNE ON DECEMBER 1770, HE WAS A GERMAN COMPOSER AND PIANIST. • HE WAS A TALENT AT AN EARLY AGE . • HE MOVED TO VIENNA AND STUDIED COMPOSITION WITH JOSEPH HAYDN, HE TRIED TO MAKE LUWDWIG A CHILD PRODIGY LIKE MOZART BUT DID NOT SUCCEED IT WAS NOT UNTIL HIS ADOLESCENCE THAT BEETHOVEN BEGAN TO ATTRACT MILD ATTENTION.

• HERE FIRST SUCCESS WAS FOLLOWED BY SYMPHONY NO.1.


HIS MUSIC INFLUENCES • BEETHOVEN WAS INFLUENCE OF PUPULAR MUSIC AND OF FOLK MUSIC AND BALLET MUSIC OF 1790 AND IN SEVERAL OF HIS EARLY SONGS AND UNISON CHORUSES.


FIVE FACTS YOU PROBABLY DIDN’T KNOW ABOUT BEETHOVEN 1) HE WAS ACTUALLY THE THIRD LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN IN HIS FAMILY.

2) HE STUDIED WITH MOZART’S TEACHER — FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN.

3) HE WAS UNLUCKY IN LOVE. 4) WE DON’T REALLY KNOW WHY HE BECAME DEAF. (TYPHUS OR SMALL POX WAS THE CAUSE).

5) HE DIED DURING A THUNDERSTORM AT AGE 56.


ANOTHER IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT HIS PERSONAL LIFE. • HE NEVER MARRIED OR HAD CHILDREN. • WHEN HIS BROTHER DIE HE OVER THE CUSTODY OF HIS NEPHEW KARL VAN BEETHOVEN. • SOME RUMURS ABOUT BETHOVEN HAS AN AFFRICAN ANCESTRY, THAT THE REASON BECAUSE HE WAS A DARK COMPLEXION.

• HE DIED ON MARCH 26 1827 HE HAS A CIRRHOSIS OF THE LIVER. • HE IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE GREATEST COMPOSER OF ALL TIME


THE MOST IMPORTANT WORKS OF BEETHOVEN • ODE TO JOY (SYMPHONY NO.9) • SYMPHONY NO. 5 • FUR ELISE • MOONLIGHT SONATA, MOVEMENT 1 • SYMPHONY NO. 3 • VIOLIN CONCERTO IN D MAJOR


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•KARLA GUERRERO •JOSE JOVEL

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LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN  

INFORMATION ABOUT A FAMOUS COMPOSER AND PIANIST

LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN  

INFORMATION ABOUT A FAMOUS COMPOSER AND PIANIST

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