Beethoven, Ludwig van, 1770-1827

Ludwig van Beethoven, b. Bonn 1770; d. Vienna 1827

German composer and pianist

The publication details and comments for many of the works listed on this database are from an annotated list of Beethoven's printed works prepared by Professor Donald Francis Tovey.  He noted that "Beethoven seldom has less than a dozen projects in hand at once, and their immediate chronology is inextricable; where publication generally means final revision"