2nd Edition

Franz Liszt
A Research and Information Guide

ISBN 9780415861533
Published September 3, 2013 by Routledge
536 Pages

USD $62.95

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Book Description

Franz Liszt: A Research and Information Guide is an annotated bibliography concerning both the nature of primary sources related to the composer and the scope and significance of the secondary sources which deal with him, his compositions, and his influence as a composer and performer. The second edition includes research published since the publication of the first edition and provide electronic resources.

Table of Contents

Ackowledgements Using this Book Part 1. Introducing Liszt Part 2. Summarizing Liszt – Compendia and Other Survey Studies Part 3. Researching Liszt – Reference Works and Related Studies Part 4. The Documentary Legacy Part 5. Liszt’s Life and Character Part 6. Evaluating Liszt – Studies in Cultural Products, History, Ideologies, and Reception Liszt and European Culture Part 7. Liszt as Composer – Studies in Compositional Techniques and Influences Part 8. Liszt as Keyboard Composer – Studies of Works for Solo Piano and Organ Survey Studies Part 9. Liszt as Instrumental Ensemble Composer Part 10. Liszt as Vocal Composer Part 11. Liszt as Arranger, Editor, Paraphraser, and Transcriber Part 12. Liszt Pedagogy, Performance Practice, and Instruments Index

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Michael Saffle is Professor of Music and Humanities in the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies at Virginia Tech