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The 'Marriage' of Mozart and Liszt

The 'Marriage' of Mozart and Liszt

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Two of the many hummable melodies in Mozart's opera The Marriage of Figaro inspired Franz Liszt to create a piano fantasy. From a concert at Spivey Hall, just outside Atlanta, pianist Stephen Hough performs Liszt's "Fantasy on Themes from Mozart's 'The Marriage of Figaro.'"