Altamira (meaning high view in Spanish) is an ancient cave located in Northern Spain, situated 19 miles west of the port city of Santander in Cantabria province; it was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1985.

Among the horrors we read about in the media on a daily basis, a little reflection on the response of Spanish passer-by’s upon hearing this unconventional rendering of Beethoven’s eternal master piece.