Audio letters

In 335 audio letters listeners can experience Beethoven's words to publishers, friends and patrons, family members, befriended artists, teachers, officials and doctors in an authentic and exciting way. The audio files are linked to the original documents and explanatory comments and can be accessed at "Letters from Beethoven". The organised topics characterise Beethoven by means of selected audio letters.

All audio letters are read by actor Timo Berndt from the Hessian State Theatre of Wiesbaden. They were recorded in 2002 and 2003 at the Bonn studio of the daruf media company from Borchen under the direction of Michael Mentzel.

Famous letters as a short biography

Beethoven and his nephew

Beethoven's household

Cheerful Beethoven

Sick Beethoven

Beethoven's professional world

All 335 audio books
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