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Location, location…Vallee d’Obermann and Les Cloches de Geneve

Vallée d’Obermann cannot be found on any map. It exists only in the imaginations of those who, like Liszt, have read Sénancour’s book Obermann, set in Switzerland, where Sénancour lived for some time. Obermann is a solitary, melancholy character, who searches for a lonely valley … Continue reading

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