Beethoven’s greatest gift to mankind (2)

This magnificent final work was created by a deaf composer

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Portrait of the 50-year-old Ludwig van Beethoven, painted in 1820 by Joseph Karl Stieler.
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You can watch the second half of the final movement in two parts: 10/10 follows when 9/10 is over
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Frederic Alois Friedel, born in 1945, science journalist, co-founder of ChessBase, studied Philosophy and Linguistics at the University of Hamburg and Oxford.

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