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BEETHOVEN 200 YEARS AGO TODAY: Saturday, June 19, 1824 (approximately)

Beethoven works again on his errand and shopping list. The repetition of the errand for the shoemaker suggests that Beethoven likely made this list over several days: +Shoemaker, Boots.+Tobacco.+Buy drinking glasses.+The knit quilt.+Pillows.The old woman [housekeeper Barbara Holzmann] always goes in by the postal coach.Market day.+Curtain.Oil cloth. Oilskin. Varnish at …