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Franz Liszt:

Famous Pianist - Composers

In his day Franz Liszt was most famous as a pianist. So, were Mozart, Beethoven and a lot of other composers.

Music heard in this episode:

Scarlatti: Sonata in D, K.29
Clementi: Sonatina in C, Op.36 #1, 1st mvt
Czerny: The Art of Finger Dexterity, Op.740: “Delicate Skips and Detached Notes
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto: 3rd mvt
Beach: Fire-flies
Granados: Spanish Dance #5 (Andaluza)
Satie: Gymnopédie #1
Joplin: Maple Leaf Rag
Grieg: Piano Concerto: 3rd mvt
Hamelin: Toccata Grotesca
Montero: Solatino: A la Argentina

Learn more about Franz Liszt

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This Week's Quiz

Who was called the Father of the Piano?

 Domenico Scarlatti

 Muzio Clementi

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Sergei Rachmaninoff

Who was known as the Queen of the Piano?

 Amy Beach

 Fanny Mendelssohn

 Clara Schumann

 Gabriela Montero

Who spent his spring and summers composing and fall and winter on tour as a pianist?

 Edvard Grieg

 Eric Satie

 Scott Joplin

 Carl Czerny

Classics For Kids

Our Shows

Franz Liszt:

Famous Pianist - Composers

In his day Franz Liszt was most famous as a pianist. So, were Mozart, Beethoven and a lot of other composers.

Music heard in this episode:

Scarlatti: Sonata in D, K.29
Clementi: Sonatina in C, Op.36 #1, 1st mvt
Czerny: The Art of Finger Dexterity, Op.740: “Delicate Skips and Detached Notes
Clara Schumann: Piano Concerto: 3rd mvt
Beach: Fire-flies
Granados: Spanish Dance #5 (Andaluza)
Satie: Gymnopédie #1
Joplin: Maple Leaf Rag
Grieg: Piano Concerto: 3rd mvt
Hamelin: Toccata Grotesca
Montero: Solatino: A la Argentina

Learn more about Franz Liszt

Classics For Kids


This Week's Quiz

Who was called the Father of the Piano?

 Domenico Scarlatti

 Muzio Clementi

 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 Sergei Rachmaninoff

Who was known as the Queen of the Piano?

 Amy Beach

 Fanny Mendelssohn

 Clara Schumann

 Gabriela Montero

Who spent his spring and summers composing and fall and winter on tour as a pianist?

 Edvard Grieg

 Eric Satie

 Scott Joplin

 Carl Czerny

 

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