What is van Beethoven?

  • (noun): German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827).
    Synonyms: Beethoven, Ludwig van Beethoven

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Minna De Kitaeru Zenno Training - Music
... The Ruins of Athens Turkish marchLudwig van Beethoven Eine kleine NachtmusikWolfgang Amadeus Mozart Orpheus in the UnderworldJacques Offenbach Vivaldi Spring mvt 1. 6Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No. 5Ludwig van Beethoven Variations on "Ah vous dirais-je, Maman"Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart MessiahGeorge Frideric Handel ...
Monks Of Doom - History and Background - Formation, First Two Albums (1986–1990)
... In 1986, the band began as an offshoot of Camper Van Beethoven, who were enjoying increasing critical and commercial success ... the group as a casual side project to explore some of their interests that did not fit into Camper Van Beethoven's sound ... Immerglück joined Camper Van Beethoven as a guitarist and lap steel guitarist shortly before their breakup in 1990 ...
Johann Van Beethoven - Descendants
... Johann's famous son Ludwig van Beethoven never married ... have children, but none of his living descendants bears the name van Beethoven (the last to bear that name, Karl Julius Maria van Beethoven, died in 1917) ...
Johanna Van Beethoven
... Johanna van Beethoven (née Reiß ) (1786–1869) was the sister-in-law of the composer Ludwig van Beethoven ...
Bethoven - Biography - Background and Early Life
... Beethoven was the grandson of Lodewijk van Beethoven (1712–73), a musician who came from Mechelen in present-day Belgium who moved at the age of twenty to Bonn ... Beethoven was born of this marriage in Bonn ... Rhine country, and it is known that Beethoven's family and his teacher Johann Albrechtsberger celebrated his birthday on 16 December, most scholars accept 16 December 1770 as Beethoven's ...

Famous quotes containing the words beethoven and/or van:

    No one should drive a hard bargain with an artist.
    —Ludwig Van Beethoven (1770–1827)

    I passed a tomb among green shades
    Where seven anemones with down-dropped heads
    Wept tears of dew upon the stone beneath.
    —Unknown. The Thousand and One Nights.

    AWP. Anthology of World Poetry, An. Mark Van Doren, ed. (Rev. and enl. Ed., 1936)