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Liszt and virtuosity

Author: Robert Doran
Publisher: Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2020. ©2020
Series: Eastman studies in music.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A new and wide-ranging collection of essays by leading international scholars, exploring the concept and practices of virtuosity in Franz Liszt and his contemporaries"--
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Named Person: Franz Liszt; Franz Liszt; Franz Liszt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Doran
ISBN: 9781580469395 1580469396
OCLC Number: 1133204755
Description: x, 433 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
Contents: Après une lecture de Czerny?: Liszt's creative virtuosity / Kenneth Hamilton --
Transforming virtuosity: Liszt and nineteenth-century pianos / Olivia Sham --
Spirit and mechanism: Liszt's early piano technique and teaching / Nicolas Dufetel --
Paths through the Lisztian ossia / Jonathan Kregor --
Brahms "versus" Liszt: the internalization of virtuosity / David Keep --
The practice of pianism: virtuosity and oral history / Jim Samson --
Liszt's symbiosis: the question of virtuosity and the concerto arrangements of Schubert's Wanderer fantasy / Jonathan Dunsby --
From the brilliant style to the bravura style: reconceptualizing Lisztian virtuosity / Robert Doran --
Harmony, gesture, and virtuosity in Liszt's revisions: shaping the affective journeys of the Cypress pieces from Années de pèlerinage 3 / Dolores Pesce --
Anti-virtuosity and musical experimentalism: Liszt, Marie Jaëll, Debussy, and others / Ralph P. Locke --
Virtuosity in Liszt's late piano works / Shay Loya.
Series Title: Eastman studies in music.
Responsibility: edited by Robert Doran.

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This splendid volume dispels any lingering prejudices against nineteenth-century piano virtuosity and especially against Franz Liszt--often suspected of practicing a musical dark art. By casting new Read more...

 
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