Standchen – Franz Liszt / Franz Schubert / Tony Karam
Piano played by Dr. Tony Karam
Each painting comes with a CD containing the full version of the music which inspired it.
Composed in 1826, this song was written by Schubert based on a poem describing a lover’s entreaties to the beloved, a poem of yearning.
Franz Liszt’s transcription for the piano was long regarded as a masterpiece.
But there is always room for interpretations and renovations.
Beirut is viewed by many as a city in constant renovation.