Happy Birthday, Ludwig!

Friday, December 11, 2009

In honor of Ludwig van Beethoven's birthday, WQXR is holding a week-long party. Each night at 8PM, we'll play a different Beethoven concerto.

We'll begin with Concerto No. 1 on Monday and work our way up to Concerto No. 5 on Friday. You'll also hear a few Beethoven "surprises" along the way.

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Julie Leininger Pycior from Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

Thanks for this, Terrance!

I recall, as a child, a Walt Disney television program that profiled Beethoven, c. 1959 (!) I was so taken by his life and work that for one of the first times ever I started to write down some personal reflections triggered by it -- that is, until my Mom walked in...

Dec. 15 2009 08:43 PM

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