What did Beethoven do differently when he composed his symphonies?
Bethoven was inspired by the beauty Beethoven saw in nature or the love he felt for a woman.
What Beethoven actually did differently was to be a pioneer of expression in music. As a volatile and passionate man, Beethoven introduced emotion into his works, extending the previous abilities of musicians and the range of their instruments.
Who wrote the fewest symphonies yet is often considered the greatest of the German romantic symphonists?
I know that Beethoven composed 9 symphonies. His ninth symphony also known as Ode to Joy was his first symphony to use a chorus. _____ Major works include - 9 Symphonies, 6 String quartets, 2 Piano sonatas, 1 Sonata for violin and piano, 1 Violin concerto, 1 Piano concerto. Genres - Symphonies, Piano concertos, String quartets, Piano sonatas.
Beethoven initially wrote in the Classical period, but provided the transition to the Romantic period. The genres of music Beethoven composed were mainly piano sonatas, piano concertos and symphonies, along with other ensemble instrumental music such as trios and quartets, songs (lieder) and one opera.