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← Church Preaches The Music Of Beethoven

D'Arcy's Avatar Jump to comment 8 by D'Arcy

I believe it was Toscanini who said of Beethoven's last works the string quartets:

"written by a deaf man, to be listened to by a deaf man".

Toscanini was well wrong. Now they are "spiritual". Amen.

Sat, 15 Nov 2008 12:14:00 UTC | #270786