Peter Hentges (jbru) wrote,
Peter Hentges

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Bring on the Beethoven

Because I missed the first 5, I thought I'd post about the promotion by the BBC designed to get people more interested in classical music: They have been playing all of Beethoven's symphonies and, following their airing, making them available for a limited time as free downloads. The sixth, seventh and eighth are available now and the ninth becomes available starting tomorrow. Visit

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