"Turn your eyes to any one composition that bears the name of Liszt, if you are unlucky enough to have such a thing on your pianoforte, and answer frankly, if it contains one bar of genuine music. composition indeed!!! --- decomposition is the proper word for such hateful fungi, which choke up and poison the fertile plains of harmony, threatening the world with drought."
(Musical World, London, June 30, 1855)
Sibelius Tip : "Select a note and type S to add a slur. Then type the space bar to extend it note by note and Shift-space to bring it back."
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