NEW RELEASE- An in depth study of Franz Liszt- A Portrait of the Man & his Masterwork, the Sonata in B minor. A master class by Barbara Nissman with Michael York as the voice of Liszt and the voices of Billy Joel, Harry Connick, Jr., Don Henley, Rebecca De Mornay, Rosemary Harris, Barbara Feldon, John Schuck, Stuart Margolin, Peter Schickele, Miles Chapin, David Dubal, Bill McGlaughlin, Leonard Slatkin, Manfred Honeck, Anna Singer, Pete Ballard, Dennis Rooney, Kermit Medsker & Jon Cavendish as Liszt's contemporaries. The first disc examines the portrait of the man. The second disc provides personal insights into the performance of Liszt's masterwork and concludes with a concert performance of the Sonata. Not to be missed!!
Franz Liszt: Portrait of the Man & his Masterwork- The Sonata in B minor A Master Class with Barbara Nissman with Michael York as the voice of Franz Liszt
Franz Liszt: The Elvis of the Keyboard (for children)
A unique journey towards understanding the most charismatic personality from the romantic age and experiencing his greatest work for the piano with pianist Barbara Nissman as our guide. Michael York is the voice of Liszt looking back on his extraordinary life, and a portrait emerges of an extremely religious, spiritual and vulnerable human being. Barbara Nissman shares personal insights into the performance and appreciation of Liszt's masterwork. The DVD concludes with a concert performance of the Sonata.