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La Trobe Reading Room event: A traditional Chinese drum performance will be held in the La Trobe Reading Room on Thursday 4 September, from 6pm until 6.10pm. More information

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Beethoven's 'Eroica' double bill

Wednesday 4 September 2013, 12:00pm - 1:50pm
Arts Reading Room
Level 2, Main entry, Swanston St
Has wheelchair access

Watch a documentary exploring the music and life of Ludwig van Beethoven. Retrace his steps through Vienna's ballrooms and Austria's villages, and his aim to become the greatest composer of all time.

The documentary will be followed by a screening of a live performance of Eroica performed by the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra.

We screen music, dance and plays at the Library every second Wednesday. Bookings not required. Seating is limited, so come early!