Symphony No. 6 by Ludwig van Beethoven

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'''Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68''', also known as the '''Pastoral Symphony''' (German ''Pastoral-Sinfonie''''Symphony No. 6 in F Major'', Op. 68 Pastorale (Schott), ed. Max Unger, pg. viii), is a symphony composed by Ludwig van Beethoven, and completed in 1808. One of Beethoven's few works containing explicitly programmatic content, the symphony was first performed in the Theater an der Wien on 22 December 1808 in a four-hour concert.''Symphony No. 6 in F Major'', Op. 68 Pastorale (Schott), ed. Max Unger, pg. xi

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