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Classical Notes: May 23, 2011 Archive

The Short Version: Apocryphal

Posted at 11:03 AM on May 23, 2011 by Bill Morelock
Filed under: Ludwig van Beethoven, The Short Version

Too well-made for hard-headed reality, they may not in fact have happened as reported. But apocrypha are parables, saying something truthful without necessarily being true.