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 1897

Weitzmann, Karl Friedrich
A history of pianoforte-playing and pianoforte-literature
By C.F. Weitzmann
New York: G. Schirmer, 1897, 379 p.


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  Adam, Jean Louis (Johann Ludwig) (b. 1758 d. 1848 a. 1830-1831)   compositore, piano
  Albert, Eugen (b. 1864 d. 1932)   composer, compositore
  Alkan, Charles-Henri-Valentin (b. 1813 d. 1888 a. 1830-1831)   musicisti, piano
  Balbastre, Claude Benigne (b. 1727 d. 1799)   organ, composer
  Bargiel, Woldemar (b. 1828 d. 1897)   composer, Dirigent
  Beethoven, Ludwig (b. 1770 d. 1827)   composer, compositore
  Bendel, Frantisek [Franz] (b. 1828 d. 1874)   piano, composer
  Benedict, Julius (b. 1804)   composer, compositore
  Bennett, William Sterndale (b. 1816 d. 1875)   composer
  Berger, Ludwig (b. 1777 d. 1839)   composer, piano
  Bertini, Henri-Jerome (b. 1798 d. 1876)   piano, composer
  Blahetka, Marie Leopoldine (b. 1811 d. 1887)   piano, composer
  Brahms, Johannes (b. 1833)   composer, compositore
  Bulow, Hans (b. 1830 d. 1894)   direttore, Dirigent
  Burgmuller, Norbert (b. 1810 d. 1836)   music director, composer
  Chopin, Fryderyk Franciszek (b. 1810)   composer, compositore
  Clementi, Muzio (b. 1752)   composer, compositeur
  Cramer, Johann Baptiste (b. 1771 d. 1858)   composer, piano
  Dreyschock, Alexander (b. 1818 d. 1869)   virtuso pianist, composer
  Dussek, Jan Ladislav (b. 1760 d. 1812)   piano, composer
  Eberl, Anton (Franz Josef) (b. 1765 d. 1807)   piano, composer
  Eckard, Johann Gottfried (b. 1735 d. 1809)   piano, composer
  Ehlert, Louis (b. 1825 d. 1884)   composer, Musikschriftsteller
  Eschmann, Johann Carl (b. 1826 d. 1882)   piano, composer
  Field, John (b. 1782 d. 1837)   composer, compositore
  Flugel, Gustav (b. 1812 d. 1900)   composer, Musikdirektor
  Franck, Cesar Auguste (b. 1822)   composer, compositore
  Friedheim, Arthur (b. 1859 d. 1932)   Dirigent, Klavier
  Fumagalli, Adolfo (b. 1828 d. 1856)   pianista, piano
  Gelinek, Josef (b. 1758 d. 1825)   composer, piano
  Gernsheim, Friedrich (b. 1839 d. 1916)   composer, Dirigent
  Goldschmidt, Sigismund (b. 1815 d. 1877)   piano, composer
  Gradener, Carl (Georg Peter) (b. 1812 d. 1883)   composer, teacher
  Grieg, Edvard (Hagerup) (b. 1843)   composer, compositor
  Halle, Charles (b. 1819 d. 1895)   piano, composer
  Hassler, Johann Wilhelm (b. 1747 d. 1822)   organ, piano
  Hauptmann, Moritz (b. 1792 d. 1868 a. 1822)   composer, theorist
  Haydn, Josef [Franz Josef] (b. 1732 d. 1809)   composer, Komposition
  Heller, Stephen Istvan (b. 1813 d. 1888)   piano, composer
  Henselt, Adolf von [Georg Martin Adolf von] (b. 1814 d. 1889)   piano, composer
  Herz, Henri (b. 1803 d. ?)   compositore, pianista
  Hiller, Ferdinand (von) (b. 1811 d. 1885)   conductor, composer
  Hullmandel, Nicolas-Joseph (b. 1756 d. 1823)   composer, harpsichord
  Hummel, Johann Nepomuk (b. 1778)   Komponist, musicisti
  Hunten, Franz (b. 1793 d. 1878)   composer, piano teacher
  Jadin, Hyacinthe (b. 1769 d. 1802)   piano, composer
  Jensen, Adolf (b. 1837 d. 1879)   composer, Musiker
  Kalkbrenner, Frederic Wilhelm Michael (b. 1785 a. 1830-1831)   Komponist, piano
  Kiel, Friedrich (b. 1821 d. 1885)   composer
  Kittl, Jan Bedrich (b. 1806 d. 1868)   composer
  Klengel, August (Stephan) Alexander (b. 1783 d. 1852)   piano, organ
  Klindworth, Karl (b. 1830 d. 1916)   Dirigent, piano
  Kohler, Louis (b. 1820 d. 1886)   piano, composer
  Kontski, Antoni (b. 1817 d. 1899)   piano, composer
  Kozeluch, Leopold (b. 1747)   composer, Komponist
  Kruger, Wilhelm (b. 1820 d. 1883)   piano, composer
  Kullak, Theodor (b. 1818 d. 1882)   piano, teacher
  Lacombe, Louis Trouillon (b. 1818 d. 1884 a. 19th century )   composer, piano
  Leschetizky, Theodor (b. 1830 d. 1915)   piano, teacher
  Liszt, Franz (b. 1811)   composer, compositore
  Litolff, Henry Charles (b. 1818 d. 1891)   composer, piano
  Logier, Johann Bernhard (b. 1777 d. 1846)   piano, teacher
  Louis Ferdinand (b. 1772 d. 1806)   composer, piano
  Luhrs, Carl (b. 1824 d. 1882)   piano, composer
  Marschner, Heinrich August (b. 1795 d. 1861)   composer
  Mayer, Charles (b. 1799 d. 1862)   piano, composer
  Mendelssohn-Bartholdy, Felix [Jakob Ludwig Felix] (b. 1809)   composer, compositore
  Moscheles, Ignaz (b. 1794 d. 1870)   compositor, compositore
  Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (b. 1756 d. 1791)   composer
  Muller, August Eberhard (b. 1767 d. 1817 a. 1794-1802)   conductor, flute
  Norman, Ludvig [Fredrik Vilhelm Ludvig] (b. 1831 d. 1885)   composer, conductor
  Oginski, Michal Kleofas (b. 1765 d. 1833)   soldier, politician
  Oury, Anna Caroline (b. 1808 d. 1880)   piano, composer
  Pauer, Ernst (b. 1826 d. 1905)   piano, editor
  Pixis, Johann Peter (b. 1788 d. 1874 a. 1830-1831)   piano, composer
  Pleyel, Ignace Joseph (b. 1757 a. 19th century )   composer, Komponist
  Pleyel, Marie Moke (b. 1811 d. 1875 a. 1830-1831)   piano, teacher
  Pollini, Francesco (Giuseppe) (b. 1762 d. 1846)   piano, singer
  Pradher, Louis Barthelemy (b. 1781 d. 1843)   composer, violin
  Proksch, Joseph (b. 1794 d. 1864)   teacher, composer
  Pruckner, Dionys (b. 1834 d. 1896)   piano
  Prudent, Emile (Racine Gauthier) (b. 1817)   pianiste, piano
  Radecke, Albert Martin Robert (b. 1830 d. 1911)   conductor, Dirigent
  Raff, Joachim [Joseph Joachim] (b. 1822 d. ?)   composer, teacher
  Reinecke, Carl (Heinrich Carsten) (b. 1824)   composer, Dirigent
  Reissiger, Karl Gottlieb (b. 1798)   composer, conductor
  Rosellen, Louis Henri (b. 1811 d. 1876)   piano, composer
  Rosenhain, Jacob (b. 1813 d. 1894)   piano, composer
  Rosenthal, Moritz (d. 1946)   Klavier, pianista
  Rubinstein, Anton (Grigoryevich) (b. 1829 d. 1894)   compositore, Dirigent
  Saint-Saens, Camille [Charles Camille] (b. 1835)   composer, compositore
  Scharwenka, Xaver [Franz Xaver] (b. 1850 d. 1924)   compositore, Dirigent
  Schmitt, Aloys (b. 1788 d. 1866)   composer
  Schmitt, Georg Aloys (b. 1827 d. 1902)   composer
  Schmitt, Jacob (b. 1805 d. 1853)   piano
  Schobert (b. 1720 d. 1768)   composer, organ
  Schubert, Franz (Peter) (b. 1797)   composer, compositore
  Schulhoff, Julius (b. 1825)   piano, piccolo
  Schumann, Clara (Josephine) (b. 1819 d. 1896)   Klavier, pianiste
  Schumann, Robert (Alexander) (b. 1810 d. 1856)   composer
  Schunke, Ludwig (b. 1810 d. 1834)   piano, composer
  Sgambati, Giovanni (b. 1841)   composer, compositore
  Spohr, Louis (b. 1784 d. 1859)   composer, violin
  Stavenhagen, Bernhard (b. 1862)   Dirigent, Klavier
  Taubert, Wilhelm [Carl Gottfried Wilhelm] (b. 1811 d. 1891)   conductor, composer
  Tausig, Carl (d. 1871)   compositore, piano
  Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (b. 1840 d. 1893)   composer
  Tedesco, Ignaz (b. 1817 d. 1882)   piano, Komponist
  Thalberg, Sigismond (Fortune Francois) (b. 1812 d. 1871)   piano, composer
  Tomasek, Vaclav Jan Krtitel (b. 1774 d. 1850)   composer, teacher
  Vogler, Georg Joseph (b. 1749)   Komponist, theorist
  Volkmann, Friedrich Robert (b. 1815 d. 1883)   composer, Komponist
  Vollweiler, Georg Johann (b. 1770 d. 1847 a. 1806-1807)   lithographic printer
  Vollweiler, Karl (b. 1813 d. 1848)   piano, composer
  Weber, Carl Maria (Friedrich Ernst) (b. 1786)   composer, compositore
  Weber, Friedrich Dionys (b. 1766 d. 1842)   writer, Komponist
  Wehle, Karl (b. 1825 d. 1883)   piano, writer on music
  Weitzmann, Carl Friedrich (b. 1808 d. 1880)   writer on music, theorist
  Wieck, Friedrich [Johann Gottlob Friedrich] (b. 1785 d. 1873)   teacher
  Willmers, Heinrich Rudolf (b. 1821 d. 1878 a. 1846)   piano, composer
  Wolfl, Joseph (b. 1773 d. 1812)   piano, composer
  Wullner, Franz (b. 1832 d. 1902)   conductor, composer

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