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Beethoven Symphonies Nos. 6-9 Transcribed for Solo Pianoby Ludwig Van Beethoven
Synopses & Reviews
Second volume in a Dover series of Liszt's piano transcriptions of Beethoven's nine symphonies includes Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, "Pastorale"; Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92; Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93; and Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125, "Choral." Also contains Liszt's handwritten French preface to his transcriptions and an English translation, plus an introduction by Dr. Alan Walker, author of the definitive Liszt biography.
Includes Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68; Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92; Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93; and Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125.
Second volume in a Dover series of Liszt's piano transcriptions of Beethoven's 9 symphonies includes Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68, "Pastorale"; Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92; Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93; and Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125, "Choral."
Table of Contents
Liszt's Preface (facsimile and translation)
"Symphony No. 6 in F Major ("Pastorale") Op. 68"
[I] Erwachen heiterer Empfindungen bei der Ankunft dem Lande Awakening of cheerful feelings on arrival in the country
Allegro ma non troppo
[II] Scene am Bach Scene by the brook
Andante molto moto
[III] Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute Merry gathering of the countryfolk
[IV] Donner. Sturm Thunderstorm
[V] "Hirtengesang. Frohe, dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm. Song of the shepherds. Happy, grateful feelings after the storm."
"Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92"
I. Poco sostenuto - Vivace
III. Scherzo: Presto
V. Allegro con brio
"Symphony No. 8 in F Major, Op. 93"
I. Allegro vivace e con brio
II. Allegretto scherzando
III. Tempo di Menuetto
IV. Allegro vivace
"Symphony No. 9 in D Minor ("Choral"), Op. 125"
I. "Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso"
II. [Scherzo]: Molto vivace - Presto - Coda
III. Adagio molto e cantabile - Andante moderato - Adagio
Allegro ma non troppo/recitative - Vivace/recitative -
Adagio cantabile/recitative - Allegro
"Presto/recitative: "O Freunde"
"Allegro: "Freude, schöner Götterfunken"
"Allegro assai vivace, alla Marcia - "Froh, wie seine Sonnen"
"Seid umschlungen, Millionen!"
"Adagio ma non troppo ma divoto: "Ihr stürzt nieder"
"Allegro energico, sempre ben marcato: "Freude, schöner Götterfunken" / "Seid umschlungen,Millionen!"
"Allegro non tanto: "Freude, Tochter aus Elysium!"
"Alle Menschen" - Poco adagio"
Poco Allegro . . . - Prestissimo
Maestoso - Prestissimo
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