Diagnosing genius : the life and death of Beethoven
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Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2007.
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Book
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xviii, 270 pages : ill. ; 24 cm.
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Southside - Adult  1 available
BIO BEETHOVEN, L

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English
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9780773531901, 0773531904

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Foreword by Anton Kuerti.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Beethoven's extraordinary ability to compose great music despite severe health problems, including deafness and depression, has puzzled and inspired. The author looks at the relationship between Beethoven's health and creativity to show how the composer was able to transcend physical and emotional torment to produce some of the most powerful and beautiful music in Western culture.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Mai, F. M. (2007). Diagnosing genius: the life and death of Beethoven . McGill-Queen's University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Mai, François Martin. 2007. Diagnosing Genius: The Life and Death of Beethoven. Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Mai, François Martin. Diagnosing Genius: The Life and Death of Beethoven Montreal: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2007.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Mai, François Martin. Diagnosing Genius: The Life and Death of Beethoven McGill-Queen's University Press, 2007.

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