The Cambridge Companion to Liszt

The Cambridge Companion to Liszt

by Kenneth Hamilton
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521644623

ISBN-13: 9780521644624

Pub. Date: 07/31/2005

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Although the music of Franz Liszt is becoming ever more popular in the concert-hall and the subject of much recent research, there are few books available for a general reader that present up-to-date scholarship on the composer. Written by leading specialists in the field, this Companion provides an authoritative overview of Liszt's music, its context and

Overview

Although the music of Franz Liszt is becoming ever more popular in the concert-hall and the subject of much recent research, there are few books available for a general reader that present up-to-date scholarship on the composer. Written by leading specialists in the field, this Companion provides an authoritative overview of Liszt's music, its context and performance practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521644624
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
07/31/2005
Series:
Cambridge Companions to Music Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
300
Sales rank:
870,714
Product dimensions:
6.85(w) x 9.72(h) x 0.63(d)

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Table of Contents

1. The romantic artist Katharine Ellis; 2. Inventing Liszt's life: early biography and autobiography Alexander Rehding; 3. Liszt in the twentieth century James Deaville; 4. Liszt's early and Weimar piano works Kenneth Hamilton; 5. Liszt's late piano works: a survey James M. Baker; 6. Liszt's late piano works: larger forms James M. Baker; 7. Liszt's piano concerti: a lost tradition Anna Celenza; 8. Performing Liszt's piano music Kenneth Hamilton; 9. Liszt's Lieder Monika Hennemann; 10. Liszt's symphonic poems and symphonies Reeves Shulstad; 11. Liszt's sacred choral music Dolores Pesce.

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