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A step-by-step guide to Beethoven’s nine symphonie

A step-by-step guide to Beethoven’s nine symphonies

Pianist Lionel Yu creates genius dubstep remix of Beethoven’s ‘Moonlight’ Sonata

Pianist creates genius dubstep remix of Beethoven’s ‘Moonlight’ Sonata, in front of live audience

Beethoven’s music gets turned upside down in this creative reimagining

Beethoven’s Für Elise sounds surprisingly enchanting when ‘twisted’ upside down

Lizzo joined the cast of Saturday Night Live this weekend

Lizzo plays Beethoven’s ‘Ode to Joy’ on the flute in hilarious orchestra sketch

Could Beethoven be the key to more efficient driving?

Classical music could be the key to making electric car batteries go further

Mikhail Khokhlov, director of the music school, with President Vladimir Putin

Russian music students bravely condemn conductor’s pro-Putin ‘Z’ stunt

Tiffin Boys' Choir sing in The Batman

Why Schubert’s ‘Ave Maria’? The Batman soundtrack explained

Beethoven in a major key

Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 played in a major key is surprisingly unsettling


A digital artist is using AI to reveal how history’s great composers would look today

Classical music cues cleaning in Taiwan

Beethoven’s ‘Für Elise’ alerts Taiwanese residents to take out their trash

Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony started life as a piano work

How Beethoven’s iconic ‘da-da-da-dum’ motif was almost lost in a forgotten piano piece

‘Morbius’ releases in April 2022

Beethoven’s ‘Für Elise’ plays a surprising role in this upcoming superhero movie

Is Die Hard a Christmas movie? We use the music (starring Beethoven) to explain

Is Die Hard a Christmas movie? Here’s what the soundtrack tells us…

Pianist reimagines Beethoven's 'Für Elise' as an Einaudi miniature

If Einaudi had written ‘Für Elise’? Pianist reimagines Beethoven’s piano miniature

Beethoven typo

This absolutely crucial typo in a Beethoven book changes everything

A municipal worker guides a rubbish-carrying donkey through the narrow streets of the old town of Mardin

Donkeys are played Beethoven, after day job cleaning up a small Turkish town

The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air ran from 1990-1996

Will Smith recalls Fresh Prince cast ‘went silent’ as he played Beethoven on piano in improvised scene

Mamoru Samuragochi admits having not written his own compositions

The composer who was once dubbed ‘Japan’s Beethoven’ – and how it was all outed as a fraud