“[Beethoven] treated God as an equal.”
String Quartet in C-sharp minor, Op. 131: Movements 3 & 4 (1826)
Music by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performed by the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Leonard Bernstein
Beethoven: The Amnesty International Concert etc.
Painting by Frederic Edwin Church: Twilight (1856)
Quote: Bettina von Arnim, friend of Beethoven, in Beethoven: Letters, Journals and Conversations