Music about Franz Liszt
music test Liszt
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What time period was Liszt a music leader of?
Where was Liszt born?
What languages did Liszt speak?
How was Liszt childhood like Mozart's childhood?
Both of them had fathers who were their teachers and they both gave concerts.
What other profession (career) did Liszt consider after his father's death?
to be a priest
What was the name of the famous violinist that greatly influenced Liszt?
Who did Liszt become friends with while living in Rome?
Pope Pius the IX (9)
What did Liszt accomplish during 1839 to 1847?
gave more than a 1000 recitals
Explain Liszt three part
He divided his time and lived in Weimar, Rome, and Budapest
Tell me about Liszt career as a pianist?
He could stretch a tenth on the piano because of his webbing and he told people to move the piano to the side
How did Liszt die? How old was he?
He died from pneumonia at age 75
What was the New German School?
the musical place in the city of weimar where Liszt was the leader
What instrument does Franz Liszt play?
What do the women think of Liszt?
What is Liszt complaining to Teleky about?
He wants to make things better
Who do Liszt and Teleky compare the young gypsy violin player to?
Who does Teleky refer to as a genius? Why Does Liszt get upset at this comment?
Liszt , because he think he is not good enough
What does Liszt offer the gypsy boy?
How did Liszt get rich and famous?
By playing the piano
Why does Josy (the boy) say that the piano is a stupid instrument?
you can't carry it.
What do Teleky and Liszt make a bet about?
Enter him in a music competition.
Why can Josy not start anywhere but at the beginning of the piece of music?
Because he can't read the music.
Why does Josy not need a judge to tell him he is the best?
Because he knows he is good.
How did the Josy's grandfather teach him to play?
He has a gift for music.
What does it mean to improvise?
to play different.
The gypsy granmother says that the Liszt has the technique, but not the?
Why does Liszt want the piano facing sideways on the stage?
The audience to see his hands.
What does the boy try to do with the soap he buys?
he tries to clean his face because of his color.
Why does the boy get disqualified from the contest?
He added stuff. He improvised
Did Listz finally become a composer?