The Black Gondola

John Adams

The Black Gondola

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John Adams was attracted to this late piano composition of Franz Liszt's by its harmonically advanced language and its wealth of genuine feeling. Although Liszt was born only two years after the death of Franz Joseph Haydn, in the 1880s (when he was now in his seventies) Liszt was still the most daring and imaginative ... read more

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