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Franz Liszt

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Franz Liszt (Hungarian: Liszt Ferenc) (October 22, 1811July 31, 1886) was a Hungarian virtuoso pianist, organist and composer.


QuotesEdit

  • Brahms' Variations are better than mine, but mine were written before his.
    • As quoted in Arthur Friedheim and Alexander Siloti, Remembering Franz Liszt (1961) p.138.
  • Sorrowful and great is the artist's destiny.
    • As quoted in Joseph Machlis, The Enjoyment of Music: An Introduction to Perceptive Listening (1963) Page 107.

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