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A rarity!

Postby neopoiesis » Fri Jun 08, 2007 9:35 am

Dear PS,
I’m glad to send you another live-recording: Liszt’s ‘Sonettos’ performed by Francesco Zappalà on ‘Bösendorfer 250’ piano dating 1881 (the last piano belonged to Franz Liszt). It is a rarity!
Francesco is another my friend and colleague at “Vincenzo Bellini” Institut in Catania.
I hope you like it.
Ciao, Roberto Carnevale

Liszt - Sonetto 47 del Petrarca

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Postby juufa72 » Fri Jun 08, 2007 7:54 pm

Wow that piano sounds better than some newer pianos. I never heard this piece before. I wonder if I have the sheet music. Do you know when Liszt composed this piece?
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Postby robert » Wed Jun 13, 2007 4:32 am

A very good recording by your friend Francesco and I have put it up on the site. I have not heard this before so I cannot comment in detail but from what I understand, it is very well performed and interpreted. Any chance we can have Francesco's biography as well?

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