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The Mysteries of Beethoven's Hair

Russell Martin

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Description:

Russell Martin, author of Beethoven's Hair, and his wife, Lydia Nibley, tell the story of how a lock of Ludwig von Beethoven's hair, clipped from the composer's head on his deathbed in Germany in 1827, ended up in Nazi-occupied Denmark in 1943 and was later sold at auction in London in 1994. Learn about this incredible journey through history and the mysteries revealed about Beethoven's deafness and death. Photographs, correspondence, reserach, and forensics further inform this fascinating story.

Language:

English

Narrators:

Lydia Nibley, Jeff McCarthy

Length:

2h 11m


Chapters

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03:15

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

03:16


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

05:15


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

06:50


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

03:41


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

10:06


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

09:37


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:24


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

04:34


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

09:43


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

10:09


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

05:27


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

08:25


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

03:53


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

02:29


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

04:39


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

08:28


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

11:14


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

05:25


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

02:20


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

10:27


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

00:45