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The Collected Writings of Franz Liszt: F. Chopin

Juvenile


by
Janita R. Hall-Swadley (Editor) and Jolanta T. Pekacz (Introduction author)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 310 pages

File size: 3.6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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.

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… (more)

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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