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Ludwig van Beethoven

(1770-1827)

Beethoven’s Early Period

COMMENTARY

The Early Years in Vienna (cont.)

PERSONAL LIFE IN VIENNA

Important Personal Friends:

•  Lorenz von Breuning

•  Karl Friedrich Amenda

•  Stephan von Breuning

•  Franz von Brunsvik


Patrons:

•  Prince Lobkowitz  (Dedicatee of 3rd Symphony)

•  Count Razumovsky  (Dedicatee of Op. 59 String Quartets)

•  Count Moritz Fries  (Dedicatee of String Quintet and other works)

•  Baron Gottfried von Swieten  (Dedicatee of 1st Symphony)

•  Prince Karl Lichnowsky (most important)  (Dedicatee of 2nd Symphony)

Franz von Brunsvik

Prince Karl Lichnowsky

Count Moritz Fries and family

Baron von Swieten

Count Razumovsky