The Resource Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford

Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford

Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography
Title
Beethoven
Title remainder
anguish and triumph : a biography
Statement of responsibility
Jan Swafford
Creator
Contributor
Author
Provider
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An esteemed music historian provides a rich, detailed overview of the life of Ludwig van Beethoven, traveling from Enlightenment-era Bonn to the musical capital of Europe, Vienna, to vividly describe the composer's career, ill health and romantic rejections
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
NhCcYBP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Swafford, Jan
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML410.B4
LC item number
S94 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
ebrary
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Composers
Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonn, electorate of Cologne -- Father, mother, son -- Reason and revolution -- Loved in turn -- Golden age -- A journey and a death -- Bildung -- Stem and book -- Unreal city -- Chains of craftsmanship -- Generalissimo -- Virtuoso -- Fate's hammer -- The good, the beautiful, and the melancholy -- The new path -- Oh, fellow men -- Heaven and Earth will tremble -- Geschrieben auf Bonaparte -- Our hearts were stirred -- That haughty beauty -- Schemes -- Darkness to light -- Thus be enabled to create -- Myths and men -- My angel, my self -- We finite beings -- The queen of the night -- What is difficult -- The sky above, the law within -- Qui venit in nomine Domini -- You millions -- Ars longa, vita brevis -- Plaudite, amici -- Appendix
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( xxi, 1077 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544245587
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99960838203
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12015105
Label
Beethoven : anguish and triumph : a biography, Jan Swafford
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bonn, electorate of Cologne -- Father, mother, son -- Reason and revolution -- Loved in turn -- Golden age -- A journey and a death -- Bildung -- Stem and book -- Unreal city -- Chains of craftsmanship -- Generalissimo -- Virtuoso -- Fate's hammer -- The good, the beautiful, and the melancholy -- The new path -- Oh, fellow men -- Heaven and Earth will tremble -- Geschrieben auf Bonaparte -- Our hearts were stirred -- That haughty beauty -- Schemes -- Darkness to light -- Thus be enabled to create -- Myths and men -- My angel, my self -- We finite beings -- The queen of the night -- What is difficult -- The sky above, the law within -- Qui venit in nomine Domini -- You millions -- Ars longa, vita brevis -- Plaudite, amici -- Appendix
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource ( xxi, 1077 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates.) :
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780544245587
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
99960838203
System control number
(NhCcYBP)12015105

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