EMI Classics presents the ultimate introduction to classical music- Classical Music For Dummies. As a beginner to classical music, it can often be difficult to know where to start, but these five releases help give newcomers a solid foundation from which to begin their musical journey. This particular release is devoted to the most popular and timeless works of Beethoven. Included are his piano sonatas, chamber music, nine symphonies, and more! His remarkable music remains quintessentially modern and relevant even nearly two centuries after his death. Liner notes provide composer background and listening tips on each piece of music!