his is supposed to be the most popular piece of Western classical music. It’s played repeatedly on all broadcasting media, and everyone must be very familiar with this #5 of Beethoven’s symphonies. Don’t know why but it seems to me that I would prefer the modern performance of the 12 girls band.
It brought more freshing air compared to the classical one. The thing here: Beethoven’s famous opening pattern: “short – short – short – long” (repeated twice), the pattern that is said to be mysterious since it resembles the Morse code (dot – dot – dot – dash) of the letter V (victory), which stands for human hopes when facing their Destinies.