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Ludwig Van Beethoveen was born in 1770 in Bonn, Germany as the son of a court musician. His talent for the piano was soon realized and he gave his first public performance at the age of eight. Beethoven's father wanted to promote him as the next child prodigy, another Mozart. Nevertheless, Beethoven was employeed as a court musician in Bonn from 1787. During this time he studied briefly under both Haydn and Mozart, although it was certainly not a satisfying relationship for Beethoven. It turns out that events in Beethoven's life greatly affected (or seem to have affected) him writing. Because of this Beethoven's musical output is very episodic. As we shall see, there are three main periods in Beethoven's life, known simply as the early, middle, and late periods.

1) What do you think about Beethoven's early starting the music ? Is this a talent or willing ? Write your opinions about these questions?2) Although he was deaf, he was very successful at music . how could he do that ? what would you do in that position ?3)'' Beethoven is a transistion figure in the history of western music. '' in this sentence, what is the meaning of ' transistion figure ' ?


5)Watch the video and answer the questions

1--How was his relationship with his father?2- What did his father advice him?3--Why did he go to Vienna?4--What was his first musical work?5--Why did he come back to Bonn?

Do you listen music in your free time? Do you like classical music? Do you know these musicians?

2)Read the following sentences and answer the questions

3)Read the biography of Beethoveen

4)Answer these questions

1)Look at these pictures.

6)Now go to link in the comments and record your voice telling what would you do if you are in his shoes?


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