Beethoven's 5th Symphony Research Paper

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Ludwig van Beethoven was born in Bonn, Germany, on December 16, 1770. He was the oldest of three children of Johann and Maria Magdalena van Beethoven. His father, a musician who liked to drink, taught him to play piano and violin. Beethoven’s 5th Symphony might possibly be his best symphony out of all 9 of them. In the Beginning of the 5th symphony, it feels like a bad guy in a movie is being introduced for the first time. I can tell a lot of beethoven’s feelings went into his 5th symphony as if he was going through a dark place in his life and then he found some sort of peace in the end of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony. Beethoven’s 9th and final Symphony is very memorable and will be remembered by everyone everywhere. The beginning part of the Symphony when it feels like something is being chased. This Symphony is like it is a horse race. The 9th Symphony is in movies like Ace Ventura Pet Detective, Die Hard, and Mr. Jones. Beethoven puts a lot of passion into each and every symphony. …show more content…

They are said to have met in Vienna in 1787, and Beethoven is said to have had a few lessons from Mozart. Beethoven studied with Haydn for two years after arriving in Vienna in 1792 and subsequently took lessons from the contrapuntist Albrechtsberger. He also informally studied vocal composition with Gluck 's disciple Antonio Salieri. The influence of Mozart, the French Revolutionary composers, and Clementi has also been documented.

Beethoven was influenced by many but the main people who influenced Beethoven were Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Johann Sebastian Bach, Joseph-Haydn, and George Frideric Handel. Beethoven is viewed as a transitional figure between the Classical and Romantic eras of musical history. , Beethoven 's innovation was the ability to rapidly establish a solidity in juxtaposing different keys and unexpected notes to join

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