4 pages | PDF | 1.1 MB"A Fifth of Beethoven" is a lively instrumental piece composed by Walter Murphy. It is written in E♭ major and C minor, with 48 measures of lively and upbeat music. The upbeat tempo and major key give it a cheerful and optimistic sound that is sure to get your feet tapping. The song has a distinct classic feel to it, while incorporating modern elements. The melody is strong and memorable, making this a great song to add to any playlist.