David Tame brings a wealth of spiritual and esoteric understanding to bear on the life and music of the world's most prominent composer. This book is the first to trace the spiritual themes running through Beethoven's life and works. A gripping biography of this tortured great soul is followed by a detailed analysis of the musical, psychological, and metaphysical secrets of twenty-seven of Beethoven's greatest works. " An intriguing panorama of the work of Beethoven, with vast insight into the multi-musical dimensions of sound, music, and the spiritual life."--Don G. Campbell, Director of the Institute for Music, Health, and Education; author of Music: Physician for Times to Come, Music and Miracles, and the Mozart Effect.