Sentence Examples


  • 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.
  • He often thought, If Beethoven or Chopin had centuries to compose music, imagine the treasures we would have.
  • Beethoven almost always has 2 flutes, and invariably 2 clarinets.
  • Beethoven, we know, lost sympathy with his early works as he grew older; but that was because his later works absorbed his interest, not because his early works misrepresented his ideals.
  • Beethoven was trained in the greatest and most advanced musical tradition of his time.