Beethoven — the Zeus of Modernity

Helmut Loos Institute of Musicology of Leipzig University, Germany, Leipzig. ORCID 0000-0002-4742-3639 DOI: https://doi.org/10.37627/2311-9489-18-2020-2.66-84 Keywords: the romantic Beethoven-image, art as religion, monuments, youth movement, national socialism. Abstract. A large part of German musicology sees itself as a science of art in the emphatic sense and is committed to quite different principles than historical-critical approaches in…Continue reading Beethoven — the Zeus of Modernity