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MAML, vol. 1, pp. 84–85. eleven. “A new fact isn't so destructive as an previous mistake. ” See BSM. 12. diversified readings of this word have come all the way down to us. The holograph has “il fanciullo Francesco Liszt. ” thirteen. Acta Mus. no. 3325. 14. TLMF, vol. 2, p. 388. “[Salieri] had the nice kindness of generously educating me, in 1822 and 1823 in Vienna, now not the paintings of composing—which can rarely be learned—but to turn into heavily conversant in a few of the clefs and systems utilized in the rankings of his time. ” 15. an engaging personality caricature of Caroline Unger (1803–77) is preserved in LLF, pp. 74–80. Eighteen months after showing during this live performance, she sang the contralto half in Beethoven’s Mass in D significant below the composer’s course (May 1824). It was once Unger who lightly grew to become the deaf composer around to stand the viewers, in order that he may perhaps see the applause he used to be not able to listen to. sixteen. January 1823. 17. Acta Mus. no. 3531. 18. Acta Mus. no. 3279. 19. Letter of July 12, 1822. In 1823 the Esterházy Directorate, whereas contemplating one other request from Adam for a two-year go away of absence, got here out with the word: “im Falle sein Sohn noch am Leben ist” (“in case his son remains to be alive”). (Acta Mus. no. 3550. ) 20. Acta Mus. no. 3546. 21. stories that Adam and his son journeyed all of the method from Vienna to Arad (in Transylvania, numerous hundred miles away) for you to supply a live performance there in February 1823 has to be discounted. They have been circulated by way of the historian Sándor Márki in the direction of the top of the final century (Aradvármegye és Arad Szabad királyi város Története, 1895) and have been in response to the unpublished diaries of an area Arad author referred to as János Vásárhelyi who claimed to were current. The diaries have vanished and Márki’s statements can't be corroborated. it truly is unthinkable that Adam, who slightly had the capacity to help his relations in Vienna, might embark together with his frail son on so exhausting a trip for one live performance, and there's no checklist of the other concert events being given in Transylvania at the moment. 22. sincerely a misprint; Mozart didn't write a Symphony in C minor. The programme info are taken from the unique handbill, now within the ownership of the Vienna Historisches Museum. 23. “Freie Fantasie auf dem Pianoforte von dem Concertgeber, wozu er sich zum Sujet von Jemand der Zuhörer ein schriftliches Thema unterthänigst erbittet. ” 24. BVL, p. forty five and p. 189. 25. BK, vol. three, p. 168. 26. “Therefore I humbly beseech your lordship, if it pleases, to jot down a subject. ” it really is unusual that Schindler switched to Latin the following. was once he attempting to disguise his tracks? The craven tone of his request means that he was once below extreme strain to get Beethoven to accede. it truly is renowned that Schindler later placed out conflicting money owed: a fake one, within which he stated that Beethoven supplied the subject, and, later, a real one, during which he stated that Beethoven didn't. 27. Beethoven’s nephew Karl, no longer Carl Czerny. 28. BK, vol. three, pp. 186–88. it truly is popular that Schindler tampered with the dialog Books after Beethoven’s dying, and that he occasionally inserted entries for self-serving ends.