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HU210: Creating In a Cafe - Artists of Romanticism

Understanding Romantic Art

Understanding Romantic Music

Discover Beethoven's 5th: An Interactive Music Experience (84:00)

Notations: A Composer’s Response to Crisis (144:00)

In 1802, Beethoven faced the prospect of becoming deaf. But instead of causing defeat, that crisis triggered a season of transcendent creativity that changed the course of music history.

Commentary: Verdi and/or Wagner: Two Men, Two Worlds, Two Centuries

NPR of Boston's "On Point," hosted by Tom Ashcrost, interviews critic and scholar, Peter Conrad, author of the book, Verdi and/or Wagner: Two Men, Two Worlds, Two Centuries.

Giuseppe Verdi

Masterworks of Romantic Music