Beethoven's Death.

Author:Utterback, Joe
Position::LETTERS - Letter to the editor
 
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I am an AHA member and strong supporter of humanism. I loved Daniel Thomas Moran's recent article, "Beethoven and His Ninth Symphony" (Humanism & the Arts, J/A 2018), however there was one error that should be addressed--the date of Beethoven's death was in the year 1827, not 1857. By that time Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schumann, and many others who were crucial to the rise of the Romantic era were...

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