BTHVN Rocks WS Book Club

In the spirit of collaboration surrounding Beethoven Rocks Winston-Salem, Bookmarks is working with the Winston-Salem Symphony to bring you an opportunity to engage with the music on a new level – through literature! Our second discussion will be on Hearing Beethoven: A Story of Musical Loss and Discovery by Robin Wallace. This lunchtime book club will take place at Bookmarks and be led by the Education and Inclusion Assistant Director of the Winston-Salem Symphony, Allie Arpajian.

Order the book below and use 20BOOKCLUB to receive the 20% book club discount.

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Event date: 
Thursday, June 11, 2020 - 12:00pm
Event address: 
634 W 4th Street
Winston Salem, NC 27101
Hearing Beethoven: A Story of Musical Loss and Discovery Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780226429755
Availability: Special Order
Published: University of Chicago Press - October 16th, 2018

We’re all familiar with the image of a fierce and scowling Beethoven, struggling doggedly to overcome his rapidly progressing deafness. That Beethoven continued to play and compose for more than a decade after he lost his hearing is often seen as an act of superhuman heroism. But the truth is that Beethoven’s response to his deafness was entirely human.