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  • The development of pianoforte technique since Beethoven has been in some ways even more revolutionizing than that of the brass instruments; and pianoforte instrumentation, both in solo and in chamber-music, is a study for a lifetime.
  • Beethoven almost always has 2 flutes, and invariably 2 clarinets.
  • He often thought, If Beethoven or Chopin had centuries to compose music, imagine the treasures we would have.
  • Beethoven was trained in the greatest and most advanced musical tradition of his time.
  • Magnificent examples are Mozart's trio for pianoforte, clarinet and viola, his quintet for pianoforte, oboe, clarinet, horn and bassoon (imitated by Beethoven), his quintet for clarinet and strings, Brahms's clarinet-quintet for the same combination, and his trio for pianoforte, violin and horn.
 

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