Liszt Piano Works

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Title: Liszt Piano Works
Otros títulos: Liszt Œuvres pour piano
Liszt Klavierwerke
Liszt Obras para Piano
Réminiscences de Norma : Totentanz : Malédiction : Fantasia on Hungarian : Folk Themes
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Franz Liszt; Jorge Bolet; London Symphony Orchestra; Iván Fischer
Código CDU: Li.15
Forma Musical: Piano Music
Abstract: Liszt was the only contemporary whose music Richard Wagner gratefully acknowledged as an influence upon his own. His lasting fame was an alchemy of extraordinary digital ability—the greatest in the history of keyboard playing—an unmatched instinct for showmanship, and one of the most progressive musical imaginations of his time. Hailed by some as a visionary, reviled by others as a symbol of empty Romantic excess, Franz Liszt wrote his name across music history in a truly inimitable manner. From his youth, Liszt demonstrated a natural facility at the keyboard that placed him among the top performing prodigies of his day. Though contemporary accounts describe his improvisational skill as dazzling, his talent as a composer emerged only in his adulthood. Still, he was at the age of eleven the youngest contributor to publisher Anton Diabelli's famous variation commissioning project, best remembered as the inspiration for Beethoven's final piano masterpiece. An oft-repeated anecdote—first ...


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2. Totentanz (Danse macabre).wav 15:52 160.1Mb WAV audio wav
3. Malédiction.wav 15:15 153.9Mb WAV audio wav
4. Fantasia on Hungarian Folk Themes.wav 15:38 157.7Mb WAV audio wav

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