Hungarian Rhapsody No. 12 (for Solo Piano). Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by Ernst Herttrich. For Piano (Piano). Piano (Harpsichord), 2-hands. Henle Music Folios. SMP Level 10 (Advanced). Softcover. 30 pages. G. Henle #HN806. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480806).
This work, in which Liszt draws on five different folk themes, is surely one of his most ingenious Hungarian Rhapsodies. It offers a unique mix of melancholy, glittering keyboard acrobatics and stormy, rousing dance. The rhapsody was dedicated to Joseph Joachim.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.