Liszt: Transtriptions from Operas by Auber & Verdi / Wong

Release Date: 5/10/2019
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8573714
Composer: Franz Liszt
Number of Discs: 1

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On this 52nd volume of the complete Liszt edition, Wai Yin Wong presents transcriptions and variations drawn from operas by Verdi and Auber. Born in Hong Kong, Young Steinway Artist Wai Yin Wong studied at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts with Gabriel Kwok, the Peabody Conservatory of The Johns Hopkins University with Boris Slutsky, and the Yale School of Music with Professor Boris Berman and Professor Wei Yi Yang, receiving full scholarships from both US institutions. She was awarded First Prize at the Southern Highlands International Piano Competition, Australia, Second Prize at the Hilton Head International Piano Competition, and the Gold Medal at the International Competition for Young Pianists in Memory of Vladimir Horowitz, Ukraine.
Works on This Recording
1. Tyrolean Melody (Auber), S 385a by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1856 ; Germany
2. Tarantelle di bravura "La Muette di Portici" (Auber), S 386 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846 ;
3. Salve Maria de Jérusalem from Verdi's "I Lombardi", S 431 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1848 ; Weimar, Germany
4. Pieces (3) on themes of Auber, S 387 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846 ; Paris, France
5. Paraphrase on themes from Verdi's "Ernani," S 431a by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Paris, France
6. Grande fantaisie sur la tyrolienne de l'opéra "La fiancée" (Auber), S 385 by Franz Liszt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1829/1839 ; Paris, France
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