Liebesträume, S. 541

Liebesträume (Dreams of Love), S.541/R.211, is a set of three solo piano works by Franz Liszt, published in 1850. Originally the three Liebesträume were conceived as lieder after poems by Ludwig Uhland and Ferdinand Freiligrath. In 1850, two versions appeared simultaneously as a set of songs for high voice and piano, and as transcriptions for piano two-hands. The poems depict three different forms of love. Uhland's Hohe Liebe (exalted love) is saintly or religious love. The second song Seliger Tod (blessed death) and evokes erotic love; "dead" could ... more

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Liebesträume, S. 541
Liebesträume, S. 541
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Franz Liszt Piano piece Piano Romantic

Franz Liszt

Franz Liszt was a 19th-century Hungarian composer, pianist, conductor, and teacher. Liszt became renowned throughout Europe during the nineteenth century for his ...
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