Is the story Beethoven Lives Upstairs true?
The magic of this recording is in the touching story, based on a true story, of the life and music of Beethoven. In “Beethoven lives upstairs”, a disruptive and eccentric boarder arrives in the life of a small boy, Christoph, and his family. Ludwig van Beethoven has come to live with them!
What was Beethoven’s disability?
Imagine directing an orchestra you can’t hear. Or playing a soundless piano for a staring audience. Most know classical composer Ludwig van Beethoven struggled with deafness — but many don’t realize how much of a struggle it was.