The first piece of Deuxième Année captures the scene of Raphael’s Lo Sposalizio (The Marriage of the Virgin) from which Liszt’s piece also. Liszt’s Sposalizio opens the second volume of his Années de Pèlerinage -Italie. The sound of bells in different registers permeates the piece. Ah the Sposalizio a very effective piece to play during a wedding. If you can manage all the other pieces from the same set of works – Liszt’s Annees de.

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Franz Liszt Ballade No. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Performers Roberto Polipiano. Ten years in the making, the collection contains some of his finest works for piano solo. Liszt evokes numerous religions allusions, such as an organum-like theme recalling the plain chant of monks, a ‘sighing’ motive of the Virgin, and a quiet prayer-like section.

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Creative Commons Attribution Share Alike 3. The composition ends quietly. Abandon hopeall ye who enter here — unless your octaves are up to speed… notesfromapianist. You are commenting using your WordPress. More information about this liszr be found here. Duration 46 minutes Composer Time Period Comp. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: This article does not slosalizio any sources.

Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Email required Address never made public. Franz Liszt Sonetto 47 del Petrarca. Franz Liszt composed Sposalizio, which translates into ” Marriage “, from Italian, after being inspired from ,iszt ‘s painting The Marriage of the Virgin. Create a free website or blog at WordPress. Canzonetta del Salvator Rosa S. The song in which it appeared was entitled “Great Big Italian Sposalitzio.


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A new melody, of hymn-like beauty, is presented intermixed at times with the melodic line from before. Notify me of new comments via email.

Although the fast octaves can be somewhat challenging, the piece departs from the virtuosic fireworks that were trademarks of some of his earlier works.

The set holds seven pieces each inspired by various masterworks of the Italian Renaissance: Retrieved from ” http: Abandon hopeall ye who enter here — unless your octaves are up to speed… notesfromapianist Lisxt Pictures — Background and Perspective notesfromapianist. Editor Yakov Milstein A Room With a View — or not. Francis Poulenc Three Novelettes for piano.

Originally scanned at about pi, converted to dpi monochrome. The sound of bells in different registers permeates the piece, which is based on a beautifully shaped, falling phrase heard at the opening, and its more rhythmic response. Descending cascades of tones, based on a diminution of the principal melody, draw the piece to its peaceful close and Liszt concludes it with a touch of solemnity.

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Joseph and the Virgin Mary, as he places the wedding ring on her finger. This site uses cookies. Arrangements and Transcriptions Spoalizio No. Contents 1 Performances 1. Naxos Javascript not enabled. The first section builds on repetitions of the opening melodic line passing through a myriad of harmonies, depicting the joyous occasion of marriage.


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Raphael’s graceful image shows the moment when the High Priest unites the hands of St. Inspired by Raphael’s painting “Marriage of the Virgin”, Sposalizio is a work of great tenderness, devotion and love. Italypublished in The melody then transforms itself into a type of wedding march, which continually embellishes itself to lead up to the grand climax, which contains crashing octaves into a loud finish.

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The composition starts out with a simple pentatonic melody, which transforms itself into a complex musical architecture. Performer Pages Jeff Manookian piano.

sposapizio A new, slower theme is used to build an impressive climax above a powerful accompaniment in octaves, derived from the opening figure. Arranger Edwin Henry Lemare — This file is part of the Sibley Mirroring Project.