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* AltumVidetur: At the end of "A Last Illusion", a choir of ghosts {{exposit|ion}}s, in Latin, the whole point of the opera.


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* GratuitousLatin: At the end of "A Last Illusion", a choir of ghosts {{exposit|ion}}s, in Latin, the whole point of the opera.


* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around (the fact that he sounds a lot like Creator/MarkHamill's version of SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker certainly helps.)

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* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around (the fact that he sounds a lot like Creator/MarkHamill's version of SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker ComicBook/TheJoker certainly helps.)

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* UncommonTime: Mephistopheles' songs tend to be in 6/8 time, and many verses have one or two bars in 9/8, apparently for no reason other than to make him sound even more off-kilter.

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* AltumVidetur: At the end of "A Last Illusion", a choir of ghosts {{exposit|ion}}s, in Latin, the whole point of the opera.

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* InspiredBy: The hypothetical 10th symphony assembled by Barry Cooper based on Beethoven's last musical sketches. It is widely known that Beethoven intended to write another symphony, but most historians doubt he was anywhere near completing a manuscript for such a work when he died.


A RockOpera by the Music/TransSiberianOrchestra, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}, released in 2000.

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A RockOpera by the Music/TransSiberianOrchestra, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}, Music/LudwigVanBeethoven, released in 2000.


** "The Dreams of Candlelight" quote from Music/FryderikChopin 's "Opus 68, Mazurka No.3"

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** "The Dreams of Candlelight" quote from Music/FryderikChopin Music/FryderykChopin 's "Opus 68, Mazurka No.3"

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!! Tracklist:
# "Overture"
# "Midnight"
# "Fate"
# "What Good This Deafness"
# "Mephistopheles"
# "What Is Eternal"
# "The Moment"
# "Vienna"
# "Mozart/Figaro"
# "The Dreams of Candlelight"
# "Requiem" (The Fifth)
# "I'll Keep Your Secrets"
# "The Dark"
# "Für Elise"
# "After the Fall"
# "A Last Illusion"
# "This Is Who You Are"
# "Beethoven"
# "Mephitopheles' Return"
# "Misery"
# "Who Is This Child?"
# "A Final Dream"
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* ShoutOut: Several tracks quote from famous classical compositions:
** "Overture" takes from Music/LudwigVanBeethoven's "Moonlight Sonata", "Sonata Pathétique" and the fourth movement of his Ninth Symphony, followed by the 5th Symphony. It also quotes from Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart's "Requiem".
** "Mozart/Figaro" quotes from Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart's "Le Nozze d Figaro".
** "The Dreams of Candlelight" quote from Music/FryderikChopin 's "Opus 68, Mazurka No.3"
** "Requiem (The Fifth)" quotes from Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart's "5th Symphony".
** "Für Elise" quotes from Music/LudwigVanBeethoven's "Für Elise".
** "A Last Illusion" quotes from Music/WolfgangAmadeusMozart's "Sonata facile", the "Ode to Joy" from Music/LudwigVanBeethoven's "Ninth Symphony" and Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov's "Flight of the Bumblebee".


A RockOpera by the Music/{{Trans-Siberian Orchestra}}, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}, released in 2000.

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A RockOpera by the Music/{{Trans-Siberian Orchestra}}, Music/TransSiberianOrchestra, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}, released in 2000.


A RockOpera by the Music/{{Trans-Siberian Orchestra}}, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}.

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A RockOpera by the Music/{{Trans-Siberian Orchestra}}, detailing the final hours of the life of composer Ludwig van {{Beethoven}}.
{{Beethoven}}, released in 2000.

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* EvilSoundsRaspy: Mephistopheles, particularly in "Misery".


* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around (the fact that he sounds a lot like MarkHammil's version of [[{{Batman}} The Joker]] certainly helps.)

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* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around (the fact that he sounds a lot like MarkHammil's Creator/MarkHamill's version of [[{{Batman}} The Joker]] SelfDemonstrating/TheJoker certainly helps.)

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* KickTheDog: Mephistopheles takes great glee in describing all the ways he'll torture the poor homeless orphan girl if Beethoven doesn't give him what he wants.


* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around.

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* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around.around (the fact that he sounds a lot like MarkHammil's version of [[{{Batman}} The Joker]] certainly helps.)

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* EvilIsHammy: Mephistopheles certainly hams it up whenever he's around.

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