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  • Louis LangrĂ©e on Beethoven’s Mega-Concert

    Louis LangrĂ©e on Beethoven’s Mega-Concert

    Concerts were longer in the time of Beethoven, as were attention spans. But even by those standards, the storied program he organized for Vienna’s Theater an der Wien on Dec. 22, 1808 was over the top. Called the Akademie, it ran from 6:30 to 10:30 pm in two parts and included the premieres of the […]