Piano Music Of Franz Liszt - Volume 1 (Piano Solo). By Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by Earl Wild. For Piano. Piano Collection. Classical Period. SMP Level 10 (Advanced). Collection. Introductory text (does not include words to the songs). 140 pages. Published by G. Schirmer (HL.50480031).
ISBN 1617805564. With introductory text (does not include words to the songs). Classical Period. 9x12 inches.
Often called a supervirtuoso, Earl Wild has been performing for almost seven decades. He has attained a special place as a Liszt interpreter. In 1986 he was presented with the Liszt medal from the People's Republic of Hungary in recognition of his series of Liszt's major piano works recorded on six compact discs. Wild's documentary entitled Wild About Liszt, filmed at the Marquess of Londonderry's estate Wynard, received the British Petroleum award for best musical documentary. His vast discography includes recordings on 11 major labels. Contents: Mephisto Waltz No. 1 * Un Sospiro * Valse Oubliee * Ballade No. 2 * Polonaise No. 2 * Transcendental Etude No. 10.
About SMP Level 10 (Advanced)
Very advanced level, very difficult note reading, frequent time signature changes, virtuosic level technical facility needed.