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van Beethoven, Ludwig, 1770-1827



  • Existence: 1770 - 1827

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist; his music is amongst the most performed of the classical repertoire, and he is one of the most admired composers in the history of Western music. His works span the transition from the classical period to the romantic era in classical music.

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Ludwig van Beethoven letter

Mss 811506
Identifier: Mss 811506
Scope and Contents Letter from Ludwig van Beethoven of Teplitz to Christoph August Tiedge in Dresden, inviting his friendship and further correspondence. An English translation is published in Emily Anderson's edition of "The Letter of Beethoven," p 335-336.