Strange but true - Beethoven retired to Saudi Arabia


There is good news for those already tired of the hype surrounding the Beethoven anniversary: Beethoven has retired to Saudi Arabia. Yes, it sounds like a story from Slipped Disc, but this one is true. Beethoven was a race-winning stallion - offspring of the dam Moonlight Sonata - based in North America who has retired to Saudi Arabia for stud duty (If that doesn't prompt a Slipped Disc exclusive nothing will.) Read more in Thoroughbred Express.

Beethoven image transformed from Ale Montosi blog. New Overgrown Path posts are available via RSS/email by entering your email address in the right-hand sidebar. Any copyrighted material is included for critical analysis, and will be removed at the request of copyright owner(s).

Comments

Recent popular posts

Towards infinite potential

When classical musicians fought against tuxedo fascism

I have seen the future and it is cardboard

The Berlin Philharmonic's darkest hour

What the composer found in his orgone box

...and the musicians were paid £800

Virtue signalling does not sell concert tickets

Mystery of politically incorrect London Philharmonic violinist

Fruitcakes do provide food for thought