David Ludwig’s Inside Pitch: The Revolutionary
No individual composer did as much to change the direction of music history as Ludwig van Beethoven. As a composer he expanded the breadth and depth of composition on a scale never before imagined. As an artist he was the catalyst who almost single-handedly brought in the Romantic Era, and his work would influence generation after generation of composers. In this Inside Pitch we will explore the musical innovations that the groundbreaking Beethoven contributed to the art form and just how revolutionary his music was at the time through contemporary accounts and performance practice.