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Les Jeux d'eaux a la Villa d'Este

Piano Solo fingering by Hans-Martin Theopold

By Franz Liszt

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Piano solo - Henle Level 7
Piano Solo fingering by Hans-Martin Theopold. Composed by Franz Liszt (1811-1886). Edited by Ernst Herttrich. Henle Music Folios. Classical. Softcover. 20 pages. G. Henle #HN983. Published by G. Henle (HL.51480983).

Item Number: HL.51480983

9.25x12 inches.

Franz Liszt was a frequent guest of the acting cardinal at the Villa d'Este, situated in Tivoli near Rome. His “Jeux d'eaux” describes the glittering fountains, part of the water features at the villa; in measure 144 Liszt also added a quotation from the Bible to the musical text about the “water of life,” thus giving the work a religious context. Maurice Ravel, who was also inspired to wrtie a composition “Jeuz d'eau” (HN841) thanks to Liszt, gave his work a markedly secular accompanying text. Our new single edition from the third volume of the “Années de Pèlerinage” (HN175) is a counterpart to the recently published Henle Urtext edition of Ravel's masterpiece.

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