The birthday passed a few days ago unnoticed on this blog - to my utter and complete shame and embarrassment.
For that I apologize, for even badly played Beethoven is worth many times good soup. Here, listen to some good Beethoven. Lenny conducting the Egmont:
Some famous quotations about Beethoven.
- He was a Titan wrestling with the Gods.
- There are and always will be thousands of princes, but there is only one Beethoven.
- Everything will pass, and the world will perish but the Ninth Symphony will remain.