RT Video/DVD DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 173274734 LA English T1 Beethoven : the sound and the fury A1 Perkins, Jack,, Perlman, Ron,, Koken, Bruce., White, Michael., Greenberg, Robert., Gibb, Richard., Beethoven, Ludwig van,, A & E Home Video (Firm), New Video Group., PB A & E Home Video ; Distributed by New Video PP Burlington, VT; New York, NY YR 2002 SN 0767066855 9780767066853 AB His nine symphonies and countless smaller works made him a legend for all time. But his was a classic creative soul, tortured in spite of his success. This is a look at one of the greatest musicians of all time. Ludwig Van Beethoven is undeniably one of the greatest musical geniuses who ever lived. He was also filled with contradictions, whose towering talent allowed him license few others enjoyed. Find out how he kept composing despite being totally deaf by the age of 40. Explore the failures in love and conflicts with his patrons and fans that colored much of his life.