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Stephen Heller

Stephen Heller

Stephen Heller

*15 V 1813 Pest, †14 I 1888 Paryż

French pianist and composer of Hungarian origin. Close friend of Liszt, Chopin and Berlioz.

His didactic compositions were included in the Méthode des Méthodes pour le piano published by Moscheles and Fétis. Heller payed  homage to Chopin with two compositions - Elégie and Marche funebre based on the melodies from Chopin's preludes and entitled Aux Mânes de Frédéric Chopin. He valued highly Chopin's etudes.


 

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