Symphony No.3

Ludwig van Beethoven

Symphony No.3 in Eb major

Op. 55 • “Eroica”

About this work...

Beethoven completed this work in 1804; it was introduced privately in Vienna, chez Prince Lobkowitz, to whom it is dedicated. Beethoven also conducted the public premiere on April 7, 1805, in the Theater-an-der-Wien. Despite everything written to the contrary, the Sinfonia eroica was never a "portrait" of Napoleon Bona... read more