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Karl Czerny

Czerny, Karl (1791–1857), Austrian musician and teacher. He studied with Ludwig van Beethoven (1800–3) and became the mentor of Hungarian pianist and composer Franz Liszt. Czerny is well known for his études, compositions for the piano which embody some point of technique but are intended for performance.

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