Quotes by Ludwig van Beethoven

About Ludwig van Beethoven:

Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer and pianist. A crucial figure in the transition between the Classical and Romantic eras in Western art music, he remains one of the most famous and influential of all composers. His best-known compositions include 9 symphonies, 5 concertos for piano, 1 violin concerto, 32 piano sonatas, and 16 string quartets. He also composed other chamber music, choral works (including the celebrated Missa solemnis), and songs.

Author Bio

  • NameLudwig van Beethoven
  • DescriptionGerman composer
  • AliasesLodewijk van Beethoven; Beethoven
  • BornDecember 16, 1770
  • DiedMarch 26, 1827
  • CountryGermany
  • ProfessionComposer; Pianist; Conductor; Music Educator
  • WorksFür Elise; Anthem Of Europe; Piano Sonata No. 14