Liszt was popularly renowned during the early nineteenth century in europe as an extraordinary virtuoso pianist. Franz liszt 1811 1886 was a creative hungarian composer as well as a conductor, virtuoso pianist, music teacher, organist, author, music arranger, and philanthropist. Catholic answers is pleased to provide this unabridged entry from the original catholic encyclopedia, published between 1907 and 1912. Franz liszt, one of the most impressive figures in all of music history, was born on october 22, 1811, in raiding, hungary. His father, adam, played the cello, as well as several other. Franz liszt biography facts, childhood, family life. Franz liszt dia mizaka ny zompireneni aotrisyhongaria teraka ny 22 novambra 1811 ary maty ny 31 jolay 1886. Franz liszt duecento anni dalla nascita di giorgio ceccarelli paxton il 2011 celebra il duecentesimo anniversario della nascita di franz ferenc liszt nato a doborjan oggi raiding, in ungheria il 22 ottobre 1811 e vissuto fino al 31 luglio 1886 bayreuth. Franz liszt david c f wright, dmus 2011 is the 200th anniversary of the birth of the composer franz liszt and this article is written to commemorate that. Virtuoso sin par, durante toda su trayectoria vital, y sobre todo durante su. Franz liszt was born to anna liszt nee maria anna lager and adam liszt on 22 october 1811, in the village of doborjan german. The death of franz liszt based on the unpublished diary of his pupil lina schmalhausen alan walker on. Franz liszt born franz joseph liszt german pronunciation. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg.
Liszt ferencz, in modren uisage liszt ferenc, pronoonced. Among his many notable compositions are his 12 symphonic poems, two piano concerti, several sacred choral works, and a variety of solo piano pieces. Franz liszt biography history of franz liszt cmuse. I provide the original scanned version and the filtered, because the filter does some changes smoothening, sharpening borders and some portions of the scan get lost sometimes when they are too small e. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. Franz liszt was born on october 22, 1811 to adam and anna liszt at a village named doborjan, situated in hungary. Franz liszt raiding, actual hungria, 1811 bayreuth, alemania, 1886 compositor y pianista hungaro. Discover book depositorys huge selection of franz liszt books online. Liszts father played the piano, violin, cello, and guitar.
A chronicle of his life in pictures and documents hardcover international edition, november 21, 1989. The death of franz liszt based on the unpublished diary of. Liszt pronounced like list was one of the most important musicians of the 19th century. His father adam was a musician who played several instruments such as the guitar, cello, violin and piano. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. Franz liszt, hungarian piano virtuoso and composer. Leslie howards recording of liszts complete piano music, on 99 cds, is one of the monumental achievements in the history of recorded music. The case of franz liszt, who was born in 1811 and died in 1886, is more complex. Life of chopin by franz liszt free ebook project gutenberg. I will not say anything new, but i do acknowledge my teacher humphrey searle, who is the world expert on liszt, and i have used the notes i made from his lectures.
Storia della vita di franz liszt, compositore ungherese. He had been in the service of prince nikolaus ii esterhazy and knew haydn, hummel, and beethoven personally. A controversial figure in his time, he later came to be seen as a. It is a valuable resource for subjects related to theology, philosophy, history, culture, and more. Franz liszt simple english wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Ny zanany dia cosima wagner, daniel liszt, blandine liszt. Liszt je bil pionir simfonicih pesnitev za orkester programskih del, ki. Every known note of liszts piano music has been recorded and is included here. Zoltan gardonyi 1985, the organ music of liszt pdf, the new hungarian quarterly winter 1985. Raiding in sopron county, in the kingdom of hungary, austrian empire.
Franz liszt the complete guide overview franz liszt life life of franz liszt detailed biography family adam liszt father anna liszt mother marie dagoult 1st wife, mother of his children carolyne zu saynwittgenstein 2nd wife cosima wagner daughter works musical works of franz liszt late works of franz liszt compositions. He was the greatest pianist of his time and went on lots of tours through europe where everyone filled the concert halls to hear him. Celebrating the 200th anniversary of his birth ought to have been an opportunity to revisit a figure who helped define romanticism, the role of the piano on the stage and in the home, and, most importantly, how music functions for most of the literate public. Franz liszt nacque a raiding, villaggio feudale dei principi esterhazy, nel 1811. Like most works that are more than a century old, though, it may occasionally use. Remarkable as much for its musicological research and scholarly rigour as for howards herculean piano playing, this survey is invaluable to serious lovers of liszt. A controversial figure in his time, he later came to be seen as a revolutionary who anticipated later developments. En viena recibio clases del pianista austriaco carl czerny y del compositor italiano antonio salieri. Franz liszt was a hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, music teacher, arranger. Raiding, actual hungria, 1811 bayreuth, alemania, 1886 compositor y pianista hungaro. The poet at the piano franz liszt and his 1862 bechstein, documentary about liszt the pianist duration. After falling ill during a visit to bayreuth, franz liszt uttered this melancholy refrain throughout his final days. Liszt s father played the piano, violin, cello, and guitar. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the creative commons cc0 license.1013 1455 434 718 943 1185 17 955 237 1560 929 1255 423 685 878 1413 1359 659 1402 509 1079 348 763 1567 364 976 1449 564 293 513 1215 1314 1119 1488