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Ludwig van Beethoven 1770-1827

For generations, music by this "titan of classicism" - Ludwig van Beethoven -  has been a symbol of universal humanity.Beethoven was born in 1770 in Bonn. His 9th Symphony is part of UNESCO's Memory of the World Register.

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Bach - sights & sounds

Information and offers relating to places associated with the life and work of Johann Sebastian Bach.