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Liszt: Complete Music For Solo Piano Vol 45 / Leslie Howard


Release Date: 07/08/1997 
Label:  Hyperion   Catalog #: 67145   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.151) - "...The selections are all based on Spanish thematic material; they display the composer's usual bag of tricks--elaborate arpeggios, lots of repeated notes and `tremolando', big bass sonorities and treble tinkling--but Howard downplays their bombast in favor of their harmonic ingenuity and melodic beauty..."
REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, p.151) - "...The selections are all based on Spanish thematic material; they display the composer's usual bag of tricks--elaborate arpeggios, lots of repeated notes and `tremolando', big bass sonorities and treble tinkling--but Howard downplays their bombast in favor of their harmonic ingenuity and melodic beauty..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Rhapsodie espagnole for Piano, S 254 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1863; Rome, Italy 
2.
Grosse Konzertfantasie über spanische Weisen, S 253 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845 
3.
La romanesca for Piano, S 252a by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839 
Notes: Ver: 1st (1839) 
4.
Feuille morte {Sorriano) for Piano, S 428 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1845 
5.
Rondeau fantastique sur un thème espagnol, S 252 "El contrabandista" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Leslie Howard (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836 

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