Harvey Sachs http://kwgs.org en "The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824" (Encore presentation.) http://kwgs.org/post/ninth-beethoven-and-world-1824-encore-presentation <p>[Aired on Wednesday, February 29th.] (Note: This show originally aired last year.) Today we speak with the music historian, writer, and educator Harvey Sachs, whose latest book, just out in paperback from Random House, is &quot;The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824.&quot; It&#39;s a fascinating, in-depth, and wonderfully readable account of the creation and reception of one of the world&#39;s immortal pieces of music: Beethoven&#39;s Ninth Symphony. Fri, 02 Mar 2012 05:14:11 +0000 Rich Fisher 14094 at http://kwgs.org "The Ninth: Beethoven and the World in 1824" (Encore presentation.)