TITLE

Stylistic Reconstructions in Liszt's Late Arrangements

AUTHOR(S)
Kregor, Jonathan
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Fall/Winter2008, Vol. 91 Issue 3/4, p200
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the late musical arrangements of Hungarian composer Franz Liszt. It says that most of Liszt's biographers have regarded his late works as an embarrassment and a complete failure. It notes that Liszt's deficiency to compose may be attributed to several disappointments that happened in his life including the death of his daughter. It cites that Liszt, whose works include "Apparitions," has redeemed himself with compositions that reflect exoticism and religious symbolism.
ACCESSION #
43417480

 

Related Articles

  • Conscientious Translation Liszt, Robert Franz, and the Phenomenology of Lied Transcription. Urrows, David Francis // Word & Music Studies;2007, Vol. 9, p135 

    The lied transcription holds an important place at the intersection of repertoire building, virtuosity, pedagogy, and music commodification in the mid-nineteenth century. Franz Liszt established the lied transcription in the 1830s as a sub-genre, deftly styling his arrangements of works by...

  • Symphonies Nos 1-9, transcribed by Liszt. Katsaris, Cyprien // Gramophone;May2012, Vol. 89 Issue 1083, p121 

    The article reviews the music release "Symphonies Nos 1-9," transcribed by Franz Liszt.

  • Symphony No 5, transcribed by Liszt. Gould, Glenn // Gramophone;May2012, Vol. 89 Issue 1083, p121 

    The article reviews the music release "Symphony No 5," transcribed by Franz Liszt.

  • The piano transcriptions of Franz Liszt. Penrose, James F. // American Scholar;Spring95, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p272 

    Comments on the musical arrangements of Franz Liszt. Effect of Liszt compositions on listeners; Functions of the transcriptions; Flexibility in the use of materials.

  • Album d'un Voyager: Impressions et Poesies; Apparitions. BECKER // American Record Guide;Mar/Apr2011, Vol. 74 Issue 2, p162 

    The article reviews a piano music release featuring works composed by Franz Liszt and performed by Ashley Wass, including "Album d'un Voyager: Impressions et Poesies," and "Apparitions."

  • Liszt as Transcriber. By Jonathan Kregor. Haringer, Andrew // Music & Letters;Feb2014, Vol. 95 Issue 1, p111 

    No abstract available.

  • A newly discovered autographed Franz Liszt transcription for the harp. Lonnert, Lia; Davies, Helen // Swedish Journal of Music Research / Svensk Tidskrift för Musikf;2016, Vol. 98, p1 

    It is well known that Franz Liszt was fond of the harp as an instrument, and his use of the harp in the orchestra is innovative. He also befriended and worked with prominent harpists of his time, such as Elias Parish-Alvars, Wilhelm Posse, Jeanne Pohl and Rosalie Spohr. The transcriptions he...

  • ABSTRACTS.  // Musicology Today;Oct-Dec2012, Issue 12, p234 

    The article presents abstracts on topics related to musicology, including the piano work of Franz Liszt, mutations in musical language, and the work of Japanese composer Toshio Hosokawa.

  • Liszt's music in C major. Merrick, Paul // Musical Times;Summer2008, Vol. 149 Issue 1903, p70 

    The article offers information on the musical composition of pianist and composer, Franz Liszt. It mentions how Liszt used the harmonic richness of C major. His initial idea was to imitate Bach but he did not progress. Out of Liszt's 500 works, there were about 30 that were C major or, started...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics