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Welcome to
The Ira F. Brilliant Center for Beethoven Studies


Beethoven with friends

New library catalog launched!

Find out about changes to the Beethoven Gateway
Beethoven walking

Events Calendar for 2017-2018

Next event: November 5, 2017, 2:00 p.m. Beethoven Student Series concert.

Beethoven composing

Current Exhibit:

The Deaf Composer: Beethoven after 1817.
August 1 - November 30, 2017

Beethoven portrait

See what's new in the Beethoven Center's

Image Database

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 Beethoven@250 logo

Major events in the works to celebrate Beethoven's 250th birthday in 2020.

More information coming soon!

 Beethoven's friends

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