Ludwig van Beethoven wrote his ballet The Creatures of Prometheus (Die Geschöpfe des Prometheus) in 1801, following a libretto by Salvatore Viganò. It premiered that same year- The overture has since become a part of the standard concert repertoire for most orchestras. The main theme of the fourth mvement of the Eroica symphony, as well as the Eroica Variations, are based on the last theme of the ballet.
There are no questions yet.
Please log in to download music.
If you don't yet have an account, please sign up for free.
You have exceeded your free account download limit for today.
Please return tomorrow for additional downloads, or
consider upgrading to remove this download limit.