Beethoven’s final piece 24



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A man is walking in a graveyard when he hears the Third Symphony played backward. When it’s over, the Second Symphony starts playing, also backward, and then the First. “What’s going on?” he asks a cemetery worker.

“It’s Beethoven,” says the worker. “He’s decomposing”


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  1. Love Beethoven. Love the story. BTW, what a wonderful understanding to be able to identify the the works backwards! 🙂

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