By Franz Liszt / ed. Nancy Bricard
Alfred Masterwork Edition
Book & CD
Romantic piano virtuoso and composer Franz Liszt's Sonata in B Minor is a monumental contribution to piano literature. This critical edition addresses sources, discrepancies, and performance issues (tempi, pedaling, fingering, style, interpretation, and technique). Also discussed are Liszt's life, career, and background on the historical, cultural, and social environment that influenced the composer. An outstanding CD recording from the Naxos label is included.