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L'hymne du Pape, S530

composer
circa 1864

 
L’Hymne du Pape appeared in versions for piano and organ, and was later transformed into the mighty ‘Tu es Petrus’ movement of the oratorio Christus. A version with voices and organ entitled ‘Dall’ alma Roma’, written, like the present version, in honour of Pope Pius IX, remains in rather chaotic manuscript. A pity, because it would surely have been taken up as a national hymn in Italy, whose present national anthem is among the least musically distinguished in the world!

from notes by Leslie Howard © 1990

Recordings

Liszt: The complete music for solo piano, Vol. 7 – Harmonies poétiques et religieuses
CDA66421/22CDs
Liszt: Complete Piano Music
CDS44501/9899CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)
Liszt: Piano Music
LISZT12CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted

Details

Track 12 on CDA66421/2 CD2 [2'57] 2CDs
Track 12 on CDS44501/98 CD14 [2'57] 99CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)
Track 6 on LISZT1 CD2 [2'57] 2CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted

Track-specific metadata for CDA66421/2 disc 2 track 12

Artists
ISRC
GB-AJY-90-42212
Duration
2'57
Recording date
12 December 1989
Recording venue
St Peter's Church, Petersham, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Martin Compton
Recording engineer
Tryggvi Tryggvason
Hyperion usage
  1. Liszt: Complete Piano Music (CDS44501/98)
    Disc 14 Track 12
    Release date: February 2011
    99CDs Boxed set + book (at a special price)
  2. Liszt: Piano Music (LISZT1)
    Disc 2 Track 6
    Release date: August 2001
    Deletion date: July 2010
    2CDs Super-budget price sampler — Deleted
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