Beethoven Virus is about Kang Gun Woo is an orchestra conductor in his 40’s. He is an elite workaholic conductor who has a very bad reputation. He is known as someone who will do absolutely anything in order to create the very best music. However, due to his self-righteous and stubborn personality he thinks that only his thoughts are correct which makes him unable to form good relationships with those around him. He meets Du Ru Mi, a violinist, and a trumpet player who has the same name as him, and together they form a love triangle.
- Drama: Beethoven Virus
- Revised romanization: Betoben Bayireoseu
- Hangul: 베토벤 바이러스
- Director: Lee Jae-Kyu
- Assistant Director: Jang Joon-Ho
- Writer: Hong Jin-Ah, Hong Ja-Ram
- Network: MBC
- Episodes: 18
- Release Date: September 10 – November 12, 2008
- Runtime: Wed. & Thurs. 21:55
Two musicians who retired from their musical careers for different reasons join together with a demanding and difficult genius conductor to form an orchestra against all odds.
Although it requires a lot of hard work to form their orchestra, they keep chasing their dreams of doing what they love the most in the world and this gives them great satisfaction.
Three young and old people with different personalities and life experiences gather together under a common dream and they find love and the room to forgive each other as they eventually earn each other’s respect. The drama exudes a positive energy.