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Author Hall-Swadley, Janita R
Title The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt : F. Chopin
Imprint Blue Ridge Summit : Scarecrow Press, 2011
©2011
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Descript 1 online resource (266 pages)
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Series The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt ; v.Volume 1
The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt
Note Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Figures -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- 1 Introduction -- Liszt as Author -- Publishing F. Chopin -- Liszt's Research Methodology -- Liszt and Chopin: A Monumental Admiration -- Translator's Notes -- 2 General Remarks about Chopin's Works -- 3 The Polonaises -- 4 The Mazurkas -- 5 Chopin's Virtuosity -- 6 Chopin's Character -- 7 Chopin's Youth -- 8 Lélia -- 9 Final Days and Hours -- Appendix: Allegretto and Mazurka by Chopin -- Bibliography -- Index -- About the Editor/Translator
This translation is the starting volume of Janita Hall-Swadley's The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt, the very first production of Liszt's entire literary collection in English. In Volume 1, Liszt provides insight into Chopin's early childhood and musical development, the cultural traditions and customs that inspired the polonaises and mazurkas, and the final days and hours of the composer before he died. It includes a thorough discussion of Liszt as an author and the tainted past that surrounded his writings beginning in the 1930s. Finally, a discussion of the professional and personal relationship between Chopin and Liszt is provided, making this volume a valuable addition to the study of both composers
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Hall-Swadley, Janita R. The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt : F. Chopin Blue Ridge Summit : Scarecrow Press,c2011 9780810881013
Subject Chopin, Frédéric, -- 1810-1849.;Music
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Alt Author Pekacz, Jolanta T
Pekacz, Jolanta T
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