Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12

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Inescapable darkness and gloom. Each note is a knifing on your heart. It repeats, over and over, with greater intensity and sternness. Forces of nature in execution sans mercy.

啸风暴雨,苦海飞腾。音符如刀,刀刀刻心。非情非念,冷酷始终。

Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12. Played by Jorge Bolet. Buy at amazon

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Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12.
Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12. Played by Miroslav Kultyshev.
Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12. Played by Valentina Lisitsa.

For more about this piece, see: Piano Scale Practice; Liszt Transcendental Etude № 12.

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