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Liszt"s kiss

Susanne Emily Dunlap

Liszt"s kiss

a novel

by Susanne Emily Dunlap

  • 114 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Liszt, Franz, -- 1811-1886 -- Fiction,
  • Stern, Daniel, -- 1805-1876 -- Fiction,
  • Composers -- Fiction,
  • Women pianists -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSusanne Dunlap.
    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3604.U5525 L57 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17969465M
    ISBN 100743289404
    ISBN 109780743289405
    LC Control Number2006050047

      When an author is very familiar with her subject matter, it shows. Author Susanne Dunlap's life has been dedicated to music, and her passion for that comes through so clearly in her writing. Liszt's Kiss is a historical novel set in 19th century Paris, where . "No one knows more about Franz Liszt than Alan Walker."—Malcolm Bowie, Times Literary SupplementIn a series of lively essays that tell us much not only about the phenomenon that was Franz Liszt but also about the musical and cultural life of nineteenth-century Europe, Alan Walker muses on aspects of Liszt's life and work that he was unable to explore in his acclaimed three-volume biography.

      And then I read something like Liszt’s Kiss and realize I was right the first time. I guess what I don’t like is historical romances. And I would never, ever have read this, it being a historical romance, if the aforementioned Melissa, who liked The Blue Castle, hadn’t said that Liszt’s Kiss made her want to play the piano again.   ‘‘The Liszts’’ is the type of book that a good meaning parent would buy a child thinking it looks fantastic, but is lacks the charm and brightness that most children like from their books. Perhaps this is truly a children’s book written for adults? Read more. 5 people found this helpful/5(4).

    And then I read something like Liszt’s Kiss and realize I was right the first time. I guess what I don’t like is historical romances. And I would never, ever have read this, it being a historical romance, if the aforementioned Melissa, who liked The Blue Castle, hadn’t said that . This page edition is comprised of 86 different technical exercises composed by Liszt during to Liszt intended these highly challenging exercises to build greater performance skills in virtuoso pianists. The complete series consists of twelve volumes, each one dealing with a different pianistic problem. This edition has been compiled from the original set to present the exercises.


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Franz Liszt was a Hungarian pianist and composer of enormous influence and originality. He was renowned in Europe during the Romantic : Liszt’s Kiss. Written by Susanne Dunlap Review by Bethany Latham. Paris, A cholera epidemic rages, and Anne de Barbier-Chouant has lost her beloved mother to its deadly grasp.

Alone in the crumbling family mansion but for servants and a remote, menacing father, Anne seeks solace in the keys of her mother’s Erard piano — until the marquis angrily locks it away. Liszt’s Kiss By Susanne Dunlap. At the height of the Romantic era in Paris, there was no bigger celebrity than the composer and pianist Franz Liszt.

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