Ludwig van Beethoven
9. Conventional wisdom tells us that Beethoven dominated three genres of music in the 19th century. What were they?
10. What was the Heiligenstadt Testament?
2. String Quartet
3. Piano Sonata
Difficult to say that Beethoven didn't dominate symphonic music when you listen to THIS! The conductor (Christian Thielemann) has a very interesting conducting style, no? Note the heavily male Vienna Philharmonic. Progress has been made, however: there are now 15 female players in the Vienna Philharmonic.