Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827

Melanie steinberg

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Early life

Beethoven was born in Bonn,Germany on December 17 , 1770 he had a miserable childhood he was one of the 7 children only 3 survived to adulthood. over years he had been absorbed by music when he was seventeen Beethoven made his first trip to Vienna the city that would become his home there he immersed in the life of Europes cultural capital he even played the piano with Vivaldi.
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Map of Germany

This map shows where Beethoven was born and where we grew up in Germany
Symphony No. 9 ~ Beethoven

Symphony No. 9

This symphony went even further then his third one. In its grandeur, element power, cosmic scope and affirmation the universal human spirit, the ninth seemed to embrace the whole world it had special features and use of vocal soloists and chorus to deliver a textual message not just musical. even tho it sounds so simple and natural Beethoven went through nearly 20 versions of it before he was happy

Legacy of Beethoven

Over the years he made lots of music