Carl Czerny

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This pianist, composer, and musicographer now remembered for fiendish finger exercises was a student of Beethoven and a teacher of Liszt.
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Die Kunst der Fingerfertigkeit, for keyboard, Op. 740 Keyboard
Variations on a Theme by Rode "La Ricordanza," for piano, Op. 33 1851 Keyboard
Andante and Polacca, for horn & piano, Op Posth Chamber Music
Variation on a Waltz by Diabelli (v. 4), for piano (part of collaborative work) Keyboard
Fantasia Concertante, for piano, flute & cello, Op. 256 Chamber Music
Introduction, variations & finale for flute & piano in C major, Op. 80 Chamber Music
Etudes for piano Keyboard
Coda to a Waltz by Diabelli, for piano (part of collaborative work) Keyboard
Duo Concertante for flute & piano, Op. 129 Chamber Music
Variationen über einen bekannten Wiener Walzer, for piano, Op. 12 Keyboard
Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 214 1829 Concerto
Piano Sonata No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 7 Keyboard
Grande Sérénade Concertante, for clarinet, horn, cello & piano, Op. 126 1827 Chamber Music
Divertissement de Concert, for piano & orchestra, Op. 204 Concerto
Fantaisie brillante on themes from Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro, for piano, Op. 493 Keyboard
Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 781 Symphony
Concerto for piano, 4 hands & orchestra in C major, Op. 153 Concerto
Toccata for piano in C major, Op. 92 Keyboard
Piano Sonata No. 3 in F minor, Op. 57 Keyboard
Variations on "Gott Erhalte," for piano & string quartet, Op. 73 Keyboard
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