Composer Biographical Research Paper
Library Annotated Bibliography Component – 15 Total Points
Directions: Write an annotated citation for each required source.*
Each citation must include the following:
1. Please write your first and last name on the annotated bibliography that you hand in to me.
2. A proper MLA citation.
3. A brief 2-4 sentence summary of the source cited.
Keynes, Milo. “The Personality, Deafness, and Bad Health of Ludwig Van Beethoven.” Journal of Medical Biography
10.1 (2002): 46-47. Biography in Context. Web. 9 Feb. 2014. In this journal, I learned several possible medical
explanations for Ludwig van Beethoven’s physical and psychological health, including diabetes, systemic lupus
erythematosus, cirrhosis of the liver, sarcoidosis, Whipple’s disease, tuberculosis, alcoholism, syphilis, and an
undetermined behavioral disorder.
* Remember, your paper must include 4 peer-reviewed journal articles, 1 topical reference, and 1 subject specific book.