The Most Beloved 250 Minutes of Beethoven

· Nov. 20, 2020, 1:22 pm

We've collected exactly 250 minutes of your favorite pieces by the great Ludwig van Beethoven, whose 250th birthday we celebrate this December!

Ray White guides us through the lineup Nov. 25 @ 8am, Nov. 28 @ 10am, Dec. 1 @ 9am, Dec. 7 @ 2pm, and Dec. 16 @ 10am during our Beethoven Birthday Party!

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Here's 250 minutes of your favorite Beethoven:

  • Symphony #1: I Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
  • Piano Sonata #23 "Appassionata": I Allego assai
  • Missa Solemnis: Gloria in excelsis Deo
  • Symphony #5 in C Minor (all four movements)
  • Piano Trio #3: I Allegro con brio
  • Consecration of the House Overture
  • Piano Concerto #5 "Emperor": I Allego
  • Christ on the Mount of Olives: Hallelujah
  • Symphony #9 "Choral": II Molto vivace
  • Grosse Fugue
  • Symphony #3 "Eroica": I Allegro con brio
  • Piano Sonata #14 "Moonlight": I Adagio
  • Piano Sonata #14 "Moonlight": II Allegretto
  • Piano Sonata #14 "Moonlight": III Presto
  • Symphony #7: I Poco sostenuto - Vivace
  • Piano Sonata #8 "Pathetique": I Grave
  • Piano Sonata #8 "Pathetique": II Adagio cantabile
  • Fidelio: Overture
  • Minuet in G Major 
  • Symphony #6 "Pastoral": I Allegro
  • Fur Elise
  • Violin Concerto: III Rondo
  • Rage over a Lost Penny
  • Septet in E-flat Major, Op. 20 V. Scherzo 
  • Symphony #9 "Choral": Finale (Ode to Joy)

On CPR Classical every weekend Oct. 9 - Dec. 13: Fridays at 12:30 p.m., Saturdays at 6 p.m. and Sundays at 4 p.m.

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