Romantic. Often referred to as the "Dante Sonata," this single-movement sonata is based on the Canto "Inferno" in Dante's poem, which depicts the soul's descent into hell. Now available as a single Urtext edition.
Category: Piano Solos Item: 083892 Grade: Price: $18.95 Availability: Ships in 6 to 9 Days
Presumably inspired by Charles Sainte-Beuve's collection of poems, this set of six pieces provides a wonderful introduction to Liszt's melodic invention, mood evocation and harmonic language. The most popular of his shorter works, these pieces are successful when performed individually as well as in various combinations. This edition contains Dr. Hinson's helpful pedal markings and performance suggestions. Included is an outstanding CD recording from the Naxos label.
Category: Piano Composer Folios Item: 085626 Grade: Price: $8.99 Availability: Ships in 10 to 15 Days
In addition to his skills as a composer and performer, Liszt is famed for his genius in transcribing orchestral works for piano. Thanks to his efforts, pianists in the era before sound recordings could learn from the vast repertoire of orchestral, operatic, and vocal literature. This original collection offers modern-day pianists insights into Liszt's peerless gift for transferring sonorities from one medium to another as well as the opportunity to develop a deeper familiarity with several orches...