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Series: In Search of Beethoven

 

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.

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.

Through the Wormhole Season 5
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   2014    Nature
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   2014    Culture
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Rotten

   2018    Nature
Out of the Cradle
Out of the Cradle

   2019    History
The Story of the Jews
The Story of the Jews

   2013    History
Speed
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   2019    Technology
Galapagos with David Attenborough
Galapagos with David Attenborough

   2013    Nature