Most music fans have at least one group, composer or piece they adore that their friends and family won’t listen to -- or, more to the point, can’t stand. That’s how I feel about Beethoven’s late string quartets.
Ludwig van Beethoven
The Elias String Quartet performs Beethoven's "Grand Fugue" in 2012.
A trailer for "Follwing the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony."
As we gear up for our New Year's Eve Beethoven Bash, CPR Classical's Jean Inaba shares how to find the maestro's footprints in an unlikely place.