The Sound and the FuryDVD - 2004
His nine symphonies and countless smaller works made him a legend for all time. But his was a classic creative soul, tortured in spite of his success. This is a look at one of the greatest musicians of all time. Ludwig Van Beethoven is undeniably one of the greatest musical geniuses who ever lived. He was also filled with contradictions, whose towering talent allowed him license few others enjoyed. Find out how he kept composing despite being totally deaf by the age of 40. Explore the failures in love and conflicts with his patrons and fans that colored much of his life.
Publisher: Burlington, VT : A & E Home Video ; New York : Distributed by New Video, c2004.
Branch Call Number: DVD 780.922 BEETHOVE
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (47 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title: Biography (Television program)