Volume 2. Composed by Muzio Clementi (1752-1832). Masterworks; Piano Method. Kalmus Edition. Classical; Masterwork; Romantic. Book. 112 pages. Kalmus Classic Edition #00-K03304. Published by Kalmus Classic Edition (AP.K03304).
Item Number: AP.K03304
ISBN 9780711977426. English.
Muzio Clementi (1752--1832) was a famed composer, pianist, pedagogue, conductor, music publisher, editor, and piano manufacturer. Although born in Italy, he spent most of his life in England. In his time, he was known as the father of the pianoforte, father of modern piano technique, and father of Romantic pianistic virtuosity. This collection, Volume 2, contains Clementi's progressive finger studies Nos. 37-70 under the title Gradus ad Parnassum (also known as The Art of Playing the Piano).