This week I’m thinking about Beethoven…

I was fortunate to hop into the car today as the final movement of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony was spewing forth from the speakers. Loud, raucous, Fruede!! This symphony, perhaps like no other, captures that unbounded sense of joy. The huge chorus, rich and broad harmonies, that word JOY! over and over. It is understandably one … More This week I’m thinking about Beethoven…