The German composer Beethoven’s piano music has been a major influence on the history of the classical piano. Beethoven was born in a provincial town in Germany. His father, a singer, gave him his first music lessons and Beethoven rapidly became an ornament of amateur musical events in Bonn. At 20 years old, Beethoven left Bonn for Vienna, the capital of Beethoven’s career. Beethoven arrived in Vienna with some reputation and was soon received by Beethoven Haydn as a musician worthy of respect. Beethoven established his reputation there through Beethoven public performances but also by Beethoven patronage Beethoven Princes (of Austria and Lichnowsky). Beethoven achieved Beethoven financial Beethoven through Beethoven teaching and Beethoven composition. Thanks to Beethoven letter to Beethoven Prince Lichnowsky, Beethoven financial situation does not seem bad at the time of his death in Vienna.
George Gershwin – I Got Plenty O Nuttin Piano Sheet Music George Gershwin’s “I Got Plenty o’ Nuttin’” was featured in Porgy and Bess, a George and Ira Gershwin musical which debuted on Broadway in 1935. The song is sung by the protagonist of George and Ira Gershwin’s opera, Porgy. The song is significant because