Exclusively for Tauck guests, join Michael Shaw, Tauck Maestro, for a presentation on the life and music of one of the world’s most revered composers – Ludwig van Beethoven.
Michael has been a Tauck “Maestro” on our Musical Magic Along The Blue Danube river cruises since 2010, and a Tauck Director along the Rhine since 2017; he has lived in Basel, Switzerland, since 2013. Michael studied at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and earned his PhD in historical musicology at Columbia University; he has a historical – and musical – passion for 1790–1830 Vienna.
Brush up on Beethoven
Increase your Beethoven IQ with these valuable insights.