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This was started as a text & email blog by chorus member Margaret Scialdone who has written this daily since the March 2020 (!) Covid lockdown hit the musical performance world particularly hard, right in the midst of the Beethoven 250 year celebrations. Schiller Institute founder, Helga Zepp-LaRouche said that people should find ways to listen to Beethoven daily to maintain our sense of humanity in this isolated condition.
Here are the important and beautiful remarks of Ricardo Muti before the recent Chicago Symphony live performance of the Beethoven Eroica Symphony no. 3. “Without culture the world becomes savage.”