Beethoven Lives Upstairs™
From The Children's Group
The Classical Kids series makes dramatic tales come to life through the magic of the world's greatest composers. Each title focuses on the interaction between a famous composer and a young child. By combining historical facts relevant to the composer's life with a child's perspective, the series explores not only classical music, but the real life attributes, eccentricities and genius of the composers.
The arrival of an eccentric boarder turns a young boy's life upside-down. Ludwig van Beethoven has moved in upstairs! Follow a lively series of letters between Christoph and his uncle as the young boy learns to appreciate and understand the great composer and his music. Includes: Moonlight Sonata; Symphonies #5, 6, 7, 8, 9; Für Elise; Pathétique Sonata; and more.
Juno Award- Best Children's Recording; Parents' Choice Silver Award Award Of Excellence-Film Advisory Board American Library Association Notable Children's Recording; (60 minutes)
The DVD comes with many special features, including behind-the-scenes interviews, Beethoven's Ninth music video, and much more. (52 minutes)