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Ligeti, György - Études pour piano - Hell, Thomas


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In 1985 György Ligeti produced an entire volume of etudes, to which he added two further volumes in the following sixteen years. Quite a few people in New Music circles then reacted with a lack of appreciation and understanding: Whereas the lively etude tradition of the 19th century – inextricably linked with Czerny, Chopin or Liszt – was continued by Bartók, Debussy or Stravinsky at the beginning of the 20th century, this tradition no longer existed by the end of the 20th century. The etude appeared to be a relic from another time.

Ligeti had various reasons for these compositions: He was concerned to revive a great musical tradition and to explore its potential in a contemporary form. Furthermore he liked to play the himself, although with “inadequate pianistic technique”, as he once remarked. Apparently, it was sufficient to create some of the most difficult works for in the entire repertoire: “The anatomical situation of my hands and the configuration of the keyboard determined the products of my imagination.” His etudes have also to be seen in the context of his admiration for the great literature from Bach to Debussy. Furthermore they are exercises in polyphonic writing and playing technique, with polyphony here having to be understood in a considerably expanded sense. For Ligeti’s writing is not only polyphonic in the customary sense, but also polyrhythmic, poly-temporal, and even poly-ethnic (he uses material from very different European and non-European musical cultures – from the Balkans via Africa to Asia). In the end, his etudes are considerably more than mere technical exercises. Each piece is at the same time a poetic miracle, transcending its given musical and technical tasks.

A recording by Deutschlandradio Kultur.
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Artikelnummer WER67632
Streckkod 4010228676327
Utgivningsdatum 2012-10-01
Kategori Klassiskt
Skivbolag Wergo
Enhet CD
Antal enheter 1
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Artister Hell, Thomas
Kompositörer Ligeti, György
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