liszt liszt  /ˈlɪst/

Definition(s):

  • (n) Hungarian composer and piano virtuoso (1811-1886)

News

  • Braque exhibition at D.C.'s Phillips highlights painter worth digging into

    WASHINGTON — Clearly visible within the neat borders on a piece of paper is the word "etude," French for study, in a detail from Georges Braque's ebullient 1929 painting, "The Round Table." Very likely, given Braque's interest in music and the bourgeois domesticity he cultivated, the etude in question is a piano work by Chopin, or perhaps Liszt or Debussy. But a guitar is also clearly visible on ...
    on June 10, 2013     Source: The Troy Record

Quotes

  1. "I will be counting on a Steinway to perform," Dichter said with a laugh. "This music represents a range of Western music that is the most interesting to me. In the second half of the performance I will juxtapose Bartok and Liszt, who were...
    on Jul 6, 2010 By: Misha Dichter Source: Idaho Mountain Express and Guide

  2. "I came from one of those German families that was very snobbish and structured," Zimmer said. "Wagner, Liszt were completely out."
    on Mar 30, 2008 By: Hans Zimmer Source: Bloomberg

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