The Resource Beethoven : the man revealed, John Suchet

Beethoven : the man revealed, John Suchet

Label
Beethoven : the man revealed
Title
Beethoven
Title remainder
the man revealed
Statement of responsibility
John Suchet
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminates Beethoven's difficult childhood, his struggle to find a wife, his ungovernable temper, his emotional volatility, his tendency to push away those trying to help him, and in middle age his obsessive compulsion to control his nephew's life
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
CNEDM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1944-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Suchet, John
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B4
LC item number
S83 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Composers
Label
Beethoven : the man revealed, John Suchet
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Spaniard : in which a momentous life begins -- The right teacher : this boy could become 'a second Mozart' -- Meeting Mozart : watch out for that boy -- Word spreads : young Beethoven as kitchen scullion -- Impressing the Viennese : but Haydn feels the wrath of an angry young man -- My poor hearing haunts me : but there is 'a dear charming girl who loves me' -- Only my art held me back : in which Beethoven considers suicide -- Egyptian hieroglyphics : Napoleon is no more than 'a common tyrant' -- O, beloved J! : musical failure, but will Beethoven succeed in love? -- A deeply immoral woman : Beethoven holds the most important concert of his life, and is offered a job -- Under cannon fire : in which Beethoven once again tries his luck at love -- Immortal beloved : 'my angel, my all, my very self' -- An utterly untamed personality : Beethoven turns again to his 'poor shipwrecked opera' -- Into the witness box : how the single letter 'o' ruined Beethoven's life -- A musical gift from London : how Rossini found Beethoven 'disorderly and dirty' -- 'I want to be a soldier' : in which Beethoven gets drunk with friends -- Two pistols and gunpowder : an invitation to get away from it all -- Frightening the oxen : 'The greatest composer of the century, and you treated him like a servant!' -- Terminally ill : 'His face was damp, he spat blood' -- The last master : 'He was an artist, but a man as well.'
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 389 pages, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802122063
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 4238932-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4238932
  • (Sirsi) o867276045
  • (OCoLC)867276045
Label
Beethoven : the man revealed, John Suchet
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Spaniard : in which a momentous life begins -- The right teacher : this boy could become 'a second Mozart' -- Meeting Mozart : watch out for that boy -- Word spreads : young Beethoven as kitchen scullion -- Impressing the Viennese : but Haydn feels the wrath of an angry young man -- My poor hearing haunts me : but there is 'a dear charming girl who loves me' -- Only my art held me back : in which Beethoven considers suicide -- Egyptian hieroglyphics : Napoleon is no more than 'a common tyrant' -- O, beloved J! : musical failure, but will Beethoven succeed in love? -- A deeply immoral woman : Beethoven holds the most important concert of his life, and is offered a job -- Under cannon fire : in which Beethoven once again tries his luck at love -- Immortal beloved : 'my angel, my all, my very self' -- An utterly untamed personality : Beethoven turns again to his 'poor shipwrecked opera' -- Into the witness box : how the single letter 'o' ruined Beethoven's life -- A musical gift from London : how Rossini found Beethoven 'disorderly and dirty' -- 'I want to be a soldier' : in which Beethoven gets drunk with friends -- Two pistols and gunpowder : an invitation to get away from it all -- Frightening the oxen : 'The greatest composer of the century, and you treated him like a servant!' -- Terminally ill : 'His face was damp, he spat blood' -- The last master : 'He was an artist, but a man as well.'
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 389 pages, [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780802122063
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • 4238932-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4238932
  • (Sirsi) o867276045
  • (OCoLC)867276045

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