Beethoven As I Knew Him.

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Beethoven As I Knew Him (Dover Books on Music) Paperback – Febru by Anton Felix Schindler (Author) out of 5 stars 15 ratings. See all 7 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Cited by: A very informative book, But one can try to see and understand some of the things that made him tick. The author, who was a close friend and confidante to the master, gave both an objective and subjective opinion, and a long list of facts, on the life of Beethoven, especially in the last quarter of the master's life/5.

For most of the last ten years of Beethoven's life, Anton Schindler was closely associated with the composer as pupil, secretary, servant, and factotum. This relationship gave him an incomparable vantage point for writing a personalized, detailed biography of the great Schindler published the first, hastily written version of the biography, which was translated into English Reviews: 1.

BEETHOVEN, AS I KNEW HIM TUDY GUIDES ON THE BOOK: EXPLORING BEETHOVEN, AS I KNEW HIM | 7 Hershey Felder is a native of Montreal, Canada. He is a playwright, actor and composer and his work has appeared on Broadway, off -Broadway, across North America and several European countries.

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I think this is the BEST book I have ever read on Beethoven. This is a must read for any true fan. Schindler did a fantastic job of bringing who he was to the reader. I couldn't put it down/5(15). [Ludwig van Beethoven] By Anton Schindler / ed.

Donald W. MacArdle. Book. Extensively annotated by Beethoven scholar Donald W. MacArdle, this editon offer's Beethoven student Anton Schindler's intimate view of the composer and also incorporates Category: Textbook-General.

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A Review of Beethoven\'s Private Library and the Public Auction of his Musical Nachlass in November Wonderfully intimate biography by Beethoven's pupil, secretary, and factotum. Extensively annotated by Beethoven scholar Donald MacArdle, it not only offers Schindler's personal view of the composer's music, personality, deafness, irascible behavior, and more — but incorporates years of subsequent research.

Revised 3rd edition. Editor's Notes. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Schindler, Anton, Beethoven as I knew him. Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press []. Beethoven as I Knew Him by Anton Schindler,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(23).

Above photos: Hershey Felder in The Old Globe’s world-premiere production of Beethoven As I Knew Him, text by Hershey Felder; music by Ludwig van Beethoven; directed by Joel Zwick, playing in the Old Globe Theatre May 3 – June 8; photo by Craig will also be performing the two additional productions in his acclaimed “Composer Sonata” at the Globe.

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May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. This book is filled with so much insight. It's like you are there with him and Prince Lichnowsky and Count Moritz, etc., Please read this book if you want to know about the genius from someone who knew him intimately.

One of my favorite stories is about Beethoven realizing that he may become rich through his music/5(2). Beethoven as I Knew Him by Anton Felix Schindler starting at $ Beethoven as I Knew Him has 2 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

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Ravinia Festival. Also see John's review of Some Enchanted Evening: An Evening of Rodgers and Hammerstein. Chicagoans got an advance peek at the third of Hershey Felder's Beethoven as I Knew Him at Ravinia Festival on September 4th and 5th. The performance in Ravinia's Martin Theatre, a.

When Beethoven’s body wasn’t betraying him, he was destroying himself, sabotaging his most important relationships, succumbing to destructive obsessions. This book is two books: a Author: Jeremy Denk.

This book claims to be about Beethoven the man, not about the music of Beethoven. In this, Suchet delivers. Naturally, Beethoven's life is significant because of his music, but Suchet doesn't spend time delving into the details of his music except as 4/5.

In this book I will use "Heifetz" for simplicity's sake, but on occasion I will allow myself to call him Jim as I often did in his lifetime when the situation demanded it.

Heifetz also used a logo with the letters J and H fused, which was also his musical signature on every transcription, whether published or in : Buy a cheap copy of Beethoven As I Knew Him book by Anton Felix Schindler.

Wonderfully intimate biography by Beethoven's pupil, secretary, and factotum.

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Extensively annotated by Beethoven scholar Donald MacArdle, it not only offers Free shipping over $Cited by:   Beethoven's family tree 3.

Who's who of Beethoven's contemporaries 4. Historical background 5. Musical background 6. Beethoven as an individual 7. Beethoven's beliefs and opinions. Following section 7 are several more sections dedicated solely to his music.

As you can see, this book offers several aspects that many others neglect to include/5(5). I suggest that his physical appearance was so strikingly uncommonplace, that those who knew him and had seen him could do no other than give an accurate description.

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“A true and exhaustive picture of Beethoven as a man would present an almost ludicrous contrast to that which is generally entertained as. Beethoven As I Knew Him by Anton F.

Schindler and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Beethoven was born in Bonn inabout 14 years after Mozart (born Salzburg, ).Induring Beethoven's childhood, Mozart had moved from Salzburg to Vienna, the Austrian imperial capital, to pursue his Bonn was politically and culturally affiliated to Vienna, it was geographically even more remote than Salzburg, lying around km distant on the opposite.

He knew that the artistic atmosphere of Vienna would be of incalculable benefit to Beethoven and encouraged him in the project. Accordingly we find him setting out for Vienna inleaving Bonn never to return to it even for a visit.

[Ludwig van Beethoven] By George Grove. Book. Thorough history, analysis and commentary on Beethoven's symphonies and some related pieces. Great Category: Textbook-General.

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Ask Us Anything About Beethoven: He's just published a new page book on Beethoven. He didn't like to talk shop — people who. Ludwig van Beethoven was a German composer whose Symphony 5 is a beloved classic.

Some of his greatest works were composed while Beethoven was going : Early life. Felder was born on July 9,to Jacob Felder (born in Ustrzyki, Poland, ) and Eva Surek Felder (born in Budapest, Hungary, ).Felder's upbringing in a Jewish family included Eastern European Jewish traditions.

[citation needed]Career. Felder moved to Los Angeles inworking briefly for the USC Shoah Foundation, interviewing Holocaust Spouse(s): Kim Campbell.