Franz Liszt archive
Read Faster, Higher, Louder
Read Meet Your New Piano Idol: Behzod Abduraimov
Watch How Franz Liszt Became The World's First Rock Star
October 22, 2011 – The classical pianist changed the art of performance forever with his over-the-top concerts.
Read On Playing The Transcententacle Etudes
Watch Franz Liszt At 200: An Important, But Not Great, Composer
October 21, 2011 – Commentator Miles Hoffman reflects on the influential composer's legacy 200 years after his birth.
Listen Guest DJ Leif Ove Andsnes' Liszt List
Read Franz Liszt At 200: Performances At Boston's WGBH WGBH
Listen A Listener's Guide To Schubert's 'Die Schone Mullerin' WGBH
August 11, 2011 – Tenor Matthew Polenzani and pianist Julius Drake lead a journey into Schubert's vivid song cycle. WGBH
Watch Which Composer Is The Biggest Badass?
Watch Evgeny Kissin Rocks the House: Or How I Learned to Love Liszt.
March 7, 2011 – In concert this past weekend, pianist Evgeny Kissin proved that his Liszt was impossible to resist.
Watch Classical Music Shred-Fest: Which Pieces Get You Pumped Up?
March 1, 2011 – There's plenty of headbanging in the staid world of Bach and Brahms. Tell us your favorite pieces.
Read Bone-Chillers and Blood-Curdlers Puzzler
Listen Marc-Andre Hamelin: Sonatas By The Seashore WGBH
Listen Liszt: Surmounting The Ultimate Piano Sonata