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In Search of Beethoven I

   2009    Art
'In Search of Beethoven': takes a comprehensive look at the composer's life through historical research and Beethoven's biography and letters, but with the emphasis always on the performance -- and interpretation -- of Beethoven's music. From his early piano concertos through the "Moonlight Sonata," "Für Elise," and the immortal notes of the Fifth and Ninth Symphonies, Beethoven's music remains as beloved, popular, and relevant as any work of art has ever been. "In Search of Beethoven" brings together the world's leading performers and experts on Beethoven to reveal new insights into this celebrated composer.
Series: In Search of Beethoven

In Search of Beethoven II

   2009    Art
Above all, 'In Search of Beethoven' addresses the central myth of Beethoven's life and work -- that of the heroic, tormented figure battling to overcome the tragic fate of being struck down by deafness in his prime; a man who searched for his elusive, eternal 'immortal beloved,' yet was never to attain lasting happiness.
Series: In Search of Beethoven

The Last Dance
The Last Dance

   2020    Culture
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2018    Culture
Mind Field
Mind Field

   2019    Medicine
Generation Iron
Generation Iron

   2017    Culture
Shine a Light
Shine a Light

   2008    Art
Planet Earth
Planet Earth

   2007    Nature
Top Gear
Top Gear

   2012    Technology
Science and Islam
Science and Islam

   2017    History