Ludwig van Beethoven

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Noun1.Ludwig van Beethoven - German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music)Ludwig van Beethoven - German composer of instrumental music (especially symphonic and chamber music); continued to compose after he lost his hearing (1770-1827)
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Four years ago, I used a lock of Beethoven's hair to create his 'last song', which I called Immortal Beloved.
No sale price has been set but VandenBiesen said LifeGem created three diamonds from locks of Beethoven's hair in 2007, and sold one of them for around $200,000.
Recently the Baltimore Symphony and their exciting new music director Marin Alsop assembled experts from Johns Hopkins and other Baltimore area institutions to examine the latest forensic data from analyses performed on Beethoven's hair and skull fragments.