Celebrate Ludwig van Beethoven’s 250th birthday with an anthology of comics inspired by the maestro’s life and music. Fantasy and History. Fables and Ghost Stories. Adventure and Romance. This tome of tales is written by Brandon Montclare and Frank Marraffino and features a dozen visual artists who reflect on the breadth of Beethoven’s influence. Carefully curated, readers will experience both masterpieces and lesser known gems in a brand new light. Cover design by David Mack.
Sturm and Drang - Coriolan Overture Op. 62 – Berliner Philharmoniker / Karajan (rec. 1965)
German Fables - Violin Sonata No. 9 Op. 47 - 3rd Movement – Kremer/Argerich
Elfenlied - Violin Concerto in D Major Op. 61 - 3rd Movement – Mutter / Berliner Philharmoniker / Karajan
Turandot - “Emperor” Concerto Piano & Orch. No. 5 Op. 73 - 2nd Move. (8 mins) – Lisiecki/Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Arminius - Symphony No. 3 “Eroica” – 1st Movement intro – Berliner Philharmoniker / Kubelik
The Ruins of Athens - Choral Fantasy Op. 80 conclusion (final 6:30 mins) – Kissin / RIAS Kammerchor / Berliner Philharmoniker / Abbado
Hiligenstadt – “Moonlight Sonata” Piano Sonata No. 14 1st Movement (6 mins) – Gilels
transition into 3rd Movement intro – Gilels
Faustian - Symphony No. 5 – 1st Movement (7 mins) – Wiener Philharmoniker / Kleiber
Fidelio – Mass in C major Op. 86 - 1st Movement “Kyrie” (5:30 mins) – Janowitz / Karl Richter
The Ghost-Seer - String Quartet No14. Op. 131 - 7th Movement – Emerson String Quartet
Torquato - Symphony No. 9 - 2nd Movement – Berliner Philharmoniker / Karajan (rec. 1962)
Ode to Joy - Symphony No. 9 – 4th Movement excerpt – Berliner Philharmoniker / Giulini
On The Nature of Daylight – Max Richter
Für Elise – Alice Sara Ott
Beethoven Pleads the Fifth – Ezinma
Cover design by David Mack.
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