Franz Liszt was born to Anna Liszt (née Maria Anna Lager)  and Adam Liszt on 22 October 1811, in the village of Doborján (German: Raiding) in Sopron County, in the Kingdom of Hungary, Austrian Empire. [n 2] Liszt's father played the piano, violin, cello, and guitar.
Jul 27, 2022 · Franz Liszt, Hungarian form Liszt Ferenc, (born October 22, 1811, Doborján, kingdom of Hungary, Austrian Empire [now Raiding, Austria]—died July 31, 1886, Bayreuth, Germany), Hungarian piano virtuoso and composer.
May 12, 2021 · Franz Liszt was a Hungarian pianist and composer of enormous influence and originality. He was renowned in Europe during the Romantic movement. Who Was Franz Liszt? By the time Franz Liszt was 9...
Franz Liszt is one of the two greatest pianists of all time depending on how you judge their greatness. Liszt and Rachmaninov did not play at the same time, but they were two of the best. Liszt is more interesting because of his status as a rock star in his time.
Franz Liszt, the virtuoso pianist and composer, was the most famous concert superstar of the 19th century. He was born in what was then the Austrian Empire. His father was Hungarian and his mother was Austrian.
Franz Liszt may have been destined for greatness from the start. Born in 1811 in the Austrian empire, Liszt’s father was an accomplished musician who worked for a Hungarian prince. Little Franz took after him almost immediately, listening attentively to his father playing the piano when he was just six, and starting to compose music at age eight.