– Such a doubt would imply to me nothing else but that you yourself are no longer the same. The language in them resembles that in the letter from the secret compartment. The mystery during the years has been who the “Immortal beloved” is. Really, from that moment on, Jacob began to practice Sexual Magic; later, he incarnated his Inner Master, his Real being, Jacob is the Angel Israel." Farewell, dear Therese, and think occasionally of your truly revering friend Beethoven.'" The Three Letters written by Beethoven to his Eternally Beloved Josephine, on July 6-7, 1812, transmit to us the continuation of Their Eternal and Immortal Love Story and are published in a next study titled "The Eternally Beloved". A few months later, Beethoven was giving daily piano lessons to the widow, and the surviving 14 love letters testify to the fact that their relationship matured into reciprocal love. "... For many centuries the Oriental fables attributed to Bacchus all that the Jews had said of Moses." BEETHOVEN’S LETTERS TO “MEINE UNSTERBLICHE GELIEBTE ” As Beethoven lay in his bed in waning health on July 6th and 7th, 1812, the great composer authored three passionate love letters to a woman unknown. Passionate letters from Beethoven to Josephine, written between 1804 and 1809, came to light in the 1970s. Beethoven wrote Josephine 15 passionate love letters from late 1804 to around 1809/10. Blavatsky). Menuetto. ", "Speak to Goethe about me. It is clear from 13 letters from Beethoven to Josephine - which only came to light after the second world war - that Beethoven was passionately in love with her in the period 1804-7, that he suggested they should have a physical relationship, and that she refused. Soon after Beethoven’s death in 1827, a letter was found in a secret drawer in his Vienna apartment. Biblioteca en línea. 1812, Beethoven wrote three Love Letters to an unnamed woman, whom he called “Immortal Beloved.” The apparently unsent letter was found in the composer’s estate after his death. The words "You You my All my supreme bliss" without mark of separation are equivalent to "Josephine Josephine my Joy" or "my supreme Fullness...". ", - VII - Our short acquaintance, 217. Since undertaking the translation of Dr. LudwigNohl's valuable edition of "Beethoven's Letters,"an additional collection has been published by Dr.Ludwig Ritter von Köchel, consisting of manyinteresting letters addressed by Beethoven to hisillustrious pupil, H.R.H. Beethoven was very close, from 1799, with all of the Brunswick family. My dear Josephine please deliver this Sonata to your brother – I thank you for wishing still to appear as if I were not altogether banished from your thoughts, even if this happens perhaps more at the behest of others – you want me to tell you how I am, a more difficult question could not be put to me – and I prefer to leave it unanswered, rather than – to answer it too truthfully – farewell dear J. as always your eternally devoted. – you yourself can answer this – Also – it is you who – in this respect, through self-control – or giving free vent to your feelings – can lessen or heighten them – My soul, which felt an incomparable enthusiasm for you even before I knew you personally – was nourished by your affection. First of all, we thank you for your kind attention and information about the question on whether we have the permission to publish the translations we have made into Spanish of the letters by L. v. Beethoven to Countess Josephine Deym, by Countess Josephine Deym to L. v. Beethoven and those by the brothers Brunswick. For a long timwell beinge, indeed, I have desired to receive news about your well-being, and I would have informed myself long ago, if discretion had not held me back. In Vienna, nobody has it yet. In the course of her letter she professes to report... a conversation with Beethoven and attributes to him the following remarks: "When I open my eyes I must sigh, for what I see is contrary to my religion, and I must despise the world which does not know that music is a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy, it is the wine of a new procreation, and I am Bacchus who presses out this glorious wine for men and makes them drunk with the spirit...", "When they become sober again, they have drawn from the sea all that they brought with them, all that they can bring with them to dry land. Each Human Being is also Humanity. But we would want to ask you if you would be so kind as to provide this authorization in writing. The translation from Spanish into English of "La Eternamente Amada de Beethoven Josephine von Brunswick", have been made by our esteemed Friends Brothers and Sisters of our dear Community. Beethoven has always been at my side, a constant musical companion (from childhood to middle age), through the ups and downs of my life; my victories and vicissitudes, with his symphonies, sonatas, concertos, chamber music, overtures, lieder and choral works, resonating with my own experiences over the years. Pépi became his student and was very talented. As we have seen above, Bacchus is Jacob, Osiris and Moses. There is a reference to it in the verse: "To (ad) the utmost desire of the everlasting hills" (Genesis XLIX, 26.). – basta così – It is true that I have not been as diligent as I ought to have been – but an inner grief – robbed me for a long time of the energy I usually have, for some time after the feeling of love for you, my adored J., began stir within me, this grief increased even more – as soon as we are together again with no one to disturb us, then you shall hear all about my real sorrows and the struggle with myself between death and life in which I was engaged for some time – For a long period a certain event made me despair of ever achieving any happiness during life on this earth –– but now things are no longer so bad, I have won your heart, oh! (Genesis, 2: 1-3). The Love between Beethoven and Josephine never departed from their hearts... After Josephine's complete separation from her second husband, Josephine and Beethoven meet again. It has been postulated that Minona was Beethoven's illegitimate child, that her name is Anonim - the child with no name - spelled backwards. May I answer that he shall receive it.?" – – they are on the very bottom of me – And I do not believe to need them! Beethoven to Countess Josephine Deym, Beloved dear Beloved, – -- J. also his. – Oh! A crucial moment came in 1957 when German musicologist Joseph Schmidt-Görg published thirteen previously unknown love letters by Beethoven to Josephine von Brunswick that could be dated to the period between 1804 and 1809/10, when she was a widow after the early death of her first husband, Count Deym. Tell him to hear my symphonies and he will say that I am right in saying that music is the one incorporeal entrance into the higher world of knowledge which comprehends mankind, but which mankind cannot comprehend.". But nothing could be more tragic than the famous "Immortal Beloved" letter, found after Beethoven's death, in which he begged an unidentified woman to meet with him, agonizing over the distance between them and wondering how he would live without her. Later that year Josephine married Count Joseph Deym, but was widowed five years later. Zmeskall or Nicolaus Zmeskall was a friend of Beethoven's and an old friend of Josephine Brunswick's family. (Romain Rolland, "Beethoven The Creator"). I ask you to send me back the book again, in which I enclosed my lines to you – I was asked for it today. "The Festival of Bacchus" of the Seventh Symphony is the Sublime Feast of the Dionisiac Drunkenness in the "Transcendental Eroticism" or White Sexual Magic between a Man and a Woman: Beethoven-Bacchus and his Eternally Beloved Josephine girdling her head with Grapevine leaves. – I cannot do anything for you – and you do so much for me – you make me so happy – do not abandon yourself to your propensity to sadness too much, how it hurts me to see you so – and all the more so, when I do not know how or where I can help – here your – your – Andante – and the Sonata – leave the continuous bass – you do not need it – wait until I can meet you someday – then study it in God's Name with a teacher – Tomorrow evening I will come to your home, if nothing prevents me from it? That Beethoven's famous Letter to the "Immortal Beloved" was to Josephine Brunsvik, his one and only Beloved, is now a fact, so obvious that one wonders why - especially in America - the truth had been veiled behind so much fantastic speculation and even denunciation. Beethoven became quite easily, by most accounts from people who knew him, emotionally and romantically attached to women. - XI - Dear good Beethoven! in two volumes. Immortal Beloved refers to a 10-page unsent love letter found in Beethoven’s estate following his death in 1827. 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