Famous Composers: Beethoven - A Concise Biography

  |  40 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Biographical and musical overview of Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827). This study looks at the life and music of the great composer. Beethoven spent much of his life in Vienna where his work had many wealthy patrons and he achieved enormous success. In his later life he lost his hearing completely and yet during this period he still managed to produce some of his finest compositions.