Matthew Guerrieri http://wrti.org en Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music http://wrti.org/post/beethovens-famous-4-notes-truly-revolutionary-music A new book, a new recording and some old instruments, all addressing the most memorable phrase in music: the opening of <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15232481/ludwig-van-beethoven" target="_blank">Beethoven</a>'s Fifth Symphony.<p>Matthew Guerrieri has written a book about this symphony, called <em>The First Four Notes: Beethoven's Fifth and the Human Imagination</em>. Mon, 19 Nov 2012 22:23:00 +0000 NPR Music 4758 at http://wrti.org Beethoven's Famous 4 Notes: Truly Revolutionary Music