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"Für Elise" (German for "For Elise") is the popular name of the bagatelle in A minor WoO 59, marked poco moto, a piece of music for solo piano by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770-1827), dated 27 April 1810.

Beethoven scholars are not entirely certain who "Elise" was. The most reasonable theory is that Beethoven originally titled his work "Für Therese", Therese being Therese Malfatti von Rohrenbach zu Dezza (1792-1851), whom Beethoven intended to marry in 1810 and was also one of… read more

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  • Ludwig loved Elise. Poor Ludwig.
  • Bittersweet & lovely...
  • only the lonely Ludwig could produce such a tune
  • Oh, the emotion... <3
  • Que viagem
  • Beautiful.....
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  • Oh Vincent, this piece has become of utmost importance to me since you've been gone...It is profoundly significant when it comes up on your station! I feel your spirit with me everyday my dear departed son <3
  • Elise must have been a hell of a chick!
  • Me gusta la música clásica y leyendo el efecto Mozart, todavía me gusta más

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