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In Brief: Liszt Edition

Here is your regular Sunday selection of links to good things in Blogville and Beyond.

  • Celebrate the Liszt anniversary by listening to a recital by pianist Daniil Trifonov, playing Liszt song transcriptions. [France Musique]

  • Also, Zoltan Pesko leads the Budapest Radio Orchestra and Chorus in a performance of Liszt's Christus in the Cathedral of Saint-Louis des Invalides, with soloists including promising tenor Szabolcs Brickner. [France Musique]

  • Watch violinist Isabelle Faust with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, including Eliahu Inbal conducting a performance of Liszt's Faust-Symphonie. [Cité de la Musique Live]

  • Pianist François-Frédéric Guy performs a recital, at the Festival des Nuits Romantiques du Lac du Bourget, alternating music by Liszt with poetry by Alphonse de Lamartine, recited by Marie-Christine Barrault. [France Musique]

  • You can also watch a selection of Liszt-related videos, with older performances featuring his music. []

  • François-Frédéric Guy also plays Liszt's B minor sonata, paired with Beethoven's sonata Op.27 N°2. [France Musique]

  • Leonard Slatkin conducts the Orchestre National de Lyon in a program called "Leonard Slatkin's America," with music by Copland, Ron Nelson, and Michel Camilo. []

  • Listen to a concert of music by Bach, Buxtehude, Krieger, Förster, and others, with Le Parlement de Musique from the church of Sainte-Macre de Fère en Tardenois. [France Musique]

  • David Zinman conducts the Orchestre National de France, with violinist Lisa Batiashvili, in a program of Ives, Barber, Stravinsky, and Michael Torke. [France Musique]

  • Listen to the RIAS Chamber Chorus and Akademie für Alte Musik perform sacred music by Schubert and Mozart. [France Musique]

  • The London Philharmonic performs, among other music, Mark-Anthony Turnage's On Opened Ground (2002). [France Musique]

  • Heinrich Schiff directs the Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne, with cellist Christian Poltéra, in music by Lutoslawski, Bach, Schumann, and Schubert. [France Musique]

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