Beethoven’s Bonn: A musical tour of the composer’s home city
Marcel Krueger, CNN
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12:44 PM EST, Wed November 11, 2020
Beethoven anniversary: It's 250 years since the birth of musical genius Ludwig van Beethoven, and the places most closely associated with him are celebrating the anniversary with events and artworks like this street mural in Bonn.
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Musical legacy: Beethoven also left a trail of places that fans of the composer can visit. In North Rhine-Westphalia, an imposing monument to Beethoven was unveiled just 17 years after his death.