Franz Liszt (1811–1886)

Top Liszt pieces

Consolation No.3 artwork 1

Consolation No.3 Franz Liszt Conductor: Consolation No.3

Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in C# minor artwork 2

Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 in C# minor Franz Liszt (1811-1886 : Hungary) Conductor: Daniel Barenboim Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Record label: Teldec Catalogue ID: 2292 463292

Piano Concerto No.2 in A major artwork 4

Piano Concerto No.2 in A major Franz Liszt Conductor: Andrew Litton Ensemble: Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra Soloists: Stephen Hough Record label: Hyperion Catalogue ID: CDA 67824

Un Sospiro artwork 5

Un Sospiro Franz Liszt Soloists: Lang Lang Record label: Sony Classical Catalogue ID: 8869 78914026

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Romantic composers: Liszt, Fanny Mendelssohn and Verdi

10 of the best Romantic composers in classical music history

Clara Schumann, Franz Schubert and Johannes Brahms

Romantic composers brought back to life in artist’s hyperrealistic 3D portraits

how tall were the great composers

How tall were the great composers?

8-year-old Edward Yudenich

This incredible 8-year-old can conduct Liszt better than you ever will

Liszt's great-great-grandson plays his music

This teenager says he is Franz Liszt’s great-great-great-grandson – and we can feel it

pianist hand span infographic

Just how massive was Rachmaninov's hand-span?