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Q: What does Beethoven's famous piece "For Elise". Question about the meaning of the title reportedly written on the original score.
"For Elise on April 27 in memory by Bthvn"
Somebody's interpretation: "(composed for Elise by Beethoven on April 27)" (tobe cont'd)
mean?
A: "in rememberance of Elise by Beethoven" suggests Beethoven wrote this famous piece as he was reminiscing about a woman named Elise, who is presumed may have been a love interest he was separated from.

As you probably already know, Für Elise wasn't discovered until about 40 years after Beethoven's death, leaving many unanswered mysteries surrounding the identity of the real Elise, or even whether Beethoven himself actually composed this iconic piece for which he is perhaps most well known.
Fascinating stuff, don't you think?

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Q: How do you say this in English (US)? Beethovenのこの曲をレッスンしてください。
A: Take this lesson regarding Beethoven
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? i think Beethoven's music is incredible. i have heard that listening to it can make more intellegent, too.
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Q: Beethoven's days overlapped the age of convulsions with French Revolution, which collapsed the ancien regime, followed by the winds of war that blew throughout Europe. In the midst of despair of losing his hearing as an individual, he pursued not the gracious entertainment that served the serenity of old day's salons of royals and nobles, but the progressive art that shook the passion of the populace, extending the sphere and possibility of music. Does this sound natural?
A:
Okay, that makes more sense. This would say exactly that concisely:
"Beethoven's days overlapped the age of convulsions, that being the winds of war that blew throughout Europe caused by the French Revolution which collapsed the ancient regime."

It would be equivalent but stylistically different to say:
"Beethoven's days overlapped the age of convulsions: the winds of war that blew throughout Europe caused by the French Revolution which collapsed the ancient regime."
Q: Please show me how to pronounce Beethoven composed this song when he was as old as I am right now. .
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce Beethoven's 9th Symphony will be performed on December 16, 2018. .
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Q: Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is impressive in its rousing finale. Does this sound natural?
A: I think a better way to say this is, "Beethoven's Ninth Symphony has an impressive, rousing finale."

The reason is that using the words "impressive" and "rousing" is redundant when you separate them -- it sounds like you're saying the same thing twice. But if you put "impressive" and "rousing" next to each other, it sounds like you are making a strong emphasis.
Q: Beethoven, since when did your hearing become worse? Does this sound natural?
A: When did your hearing start to worsen, Beethoven?

Since when implies the following action will be continuous, but become worse sounds like it become worse at a certain point in time and then stopped. Start to worsen implies that it is gradually and/or continuously getting worse, which agrees with the "since when."

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