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#BeethovenFest: Beethoven’s relationship with nephew was turbulent

Beethoven would often sign letters to his nephew Karl as "Father" and address them to his "Son;" his turbulent relationship with Karl, who attempted suicide in 1826, was a source of great consternation in Beethoven's later years.

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Beethoven would often sign letters to his nephew Karl as “Father” and address them to his “Son;” his turbulent relationship with Karl, who attempted suicide in 1826, was a source of great consternation in Beethoven’s later years.
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