James Huneker Franz Liszt

ISBN 13: 9780217837194

Franz Liszt

9780217837194: Franz Liszt
Alle Exemplare der Ausgabe mit dieser ISBN anzeigen:
Reseña del editor:

Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1911. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... AT ROME, WEIMAR, BUDAPEST I ROME The Roman candle has attracted many spiritual moths. Goethe, Humboldt, Platen, Winckelmann, Thorwaldsen, Gregorovius and Liszt -- to mention only the first at hand -- fluttered to Rome and ascribe to it much of their finer productivity. For Franz Liszt it was a loadstone of double power -- the ideality of the place attracted him and its religion anchored his spiritual restlessness. * Liszt liked a broad soul-margin to his life. Heine touched on this side of Liszt's character when he wrote of him: "Speculation has the greatest fascination for him; and still more than with the interests of his art is he engrossed with all manner of rival philosophical investigations which are occupied with the solution of all great questions of heaven and earth. For long he was an ardent upholder of the beautiful SaintSimonian idea of the world. Later the spiritualistic or rather vaporous thoughts of Ballanche enveloped him in their midst; now he is enthusiastic over the Republican-Catholic dogmas of a Lamennais who has hoisted his Jacobin cap on the cross . . . Heaven knows in what mental stall he will find his next hobby-horse!" This was written in 1837, and only two years afterward Liszt paid his first visit to Rome. Based on letters and diaries of Liszt, Gregorovius, Ad. Stahr, Fanny Lewald, W. Allmers, Cardinal Wiseman, Jul. Schnorr von Carolsfeld, and Eugen Segnitz, a study of Franz Liszt in Rome may be made. The time spent in the Eternal City was unquestionably an important one in Liszt's life and worthy of the detailed attention given it. Rome in 1839 presented a contradictory picture. Contrasted to the pomp of the Vatican were the unprincipled conditions of the city itself. Bands of robbers infested it and the surroundings, making it as unsafe...

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

(Keine Angebote verfügbar)

Buch Finden:

Kaufgesuch aufgeben

Sie kennen Autor und Titel des Buches und finden es trotzdem nicht auf AbeBooks? Dann geben Sie einen Suchauftrag auf und wir informieren Sie automatisch, sobald das Buch verfügbar ist!

Kaufgesuch aufgeben

Weitere beliebte Ausgaben desselben Titels

9781541323278: Franz Liszt

Vorgestellte Ausgabe

ISBN 10:  1541323270 ISBN 13:  9781541323278
Verlag: Createspace Independent Pub, 2016

9781347300459: Franz Liszt

Palala..., 2015

9780548862995: Franz Liszt (1911)

Kessin..., 2008

9781515002628: Franz Liszt


9781298794581: Franz Liszt

Andesi..., 2015