Analysis of Franz Liszt's Piano Adaptation “Réminiscences de Don Juan”
Available Online April 2018.
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- Franz Liszt, “Réminiscences de Don Juan”, music form, technique, emotion.
- “Réminiscences de Don Juan” is one of the ten most difficult piano music in the world ,this work is adapted from the opera "Don Giovanni" by Hungarian pianist Franz Liszt. The technique is very difficult, the scale is also very grand .Based on the original work’s rich expression he made the work grand momentum. The original opera "Don Giovanni" by Mozart last 2.5 hours long, but Liszt put it into a smart piece , and didn’t delete even a note in the adaptation process .So the technique and rhythm are all very difficult. This article will show the composing background of “Réminiscences de Don Juan” , compare the original "Don Giovanni"and analysis the music form, emotion and technique of “Réminiscences de Don Juan”, helping piano players to understand the work and to perform it well.
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TY - CONF AU - Juan ZHANG PY - 2018/04 DA - 2018/04 TI - Analysis of Franz Liszt's Piano Adaptation “Réminiscences de Don Juan” BT - 2018 4th Annual International Conference on Modern Education and Social Science (MESS 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/mess-18.2018.71 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/mess-18.2018.71 ID - ZHANG2018/04 ER -