Johann Kaspar Mertz sheet Music for classical guitar. Free Public Domain Sheet Music in PDF format. Composer: Johann Kaspar Mertz, Editor: Simon Wynberg Volume 5: Few of Mertz`s works can be described as “easy” and even those in this selection are not . One of the most brilliant representatives of the school Viennese of guitar at the beginning of the 19th century, Mertz was often called and named Johann Kaspar .

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Johann Kaspar Mertz Biography

Falaciously they were ascribed to a 3rd century bard called Ossian Gaelic, but in reality the work was written in the ‘s by the Scotsman James MacPherson. Mertz eventually devoted most of his energies to the guitar, but kaspaf was not until he was 34 that he moved to Vienna to launch his career as a concert guitarist. Included here are often-performed works like “Liebeslied,” “Tarantelle,” “An Malvina,” and “Romanze,” which clearly affirm Mertz’s places as the guitar’s principal German Romantic composer.

Though the date of his birth indicates that that was the logical influence, since Sor was born inAguado in and Giuliani in while Mertz ina difference of about 25 years.

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Johann Kaspar Mertz

Among his better known transcriptions are the 6 Schubertian Songs Selected Favorites for Guitar Ed. Join Our Email List. By kapar he was contributing to the family income by giving music lessons. Jazz Latin New Age. Palmer Piano Book Level: In other projects Wikimedia Commons. Born August 17, in Pozsony, Hungary.


Graceful Endeavour – guitar and flute duet – Alastair Lewis. He met his wife on one of his concert tours, pianist Josephine Plantin, whom he married in Prague in Nathaniel Gunod Guitar Book Level: A classical guitar treat at New York’s newest entertianment venue – Subculture. Selected Favorites Transcribed for Guitar Transcr. Mertz wrote guitar music stylistically similar to Robert Schumann’s piano work.

He died soon after entering and did not even hear of his success before his passing. There he was appointed Court guitarist, and then soon embarked on his first European tour, which included stops in Poland and Russia.

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FromMertz ‘s concert activity was suspended because he became seriously ill from a strychnine overdose, taken to relieve symptoms of neuralgia. Chuck Loeb at ArtistWorks. Johann Kaspar Mertz Sheet music and Mp3. Did you enjoy your visit?

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Please enable JavaScript in your merts to use the site fully. Selections from Samuel Maykapar: Introspection Late Night Partying. Johann Kaspar Mertz’s Elegie performed by Giuseppe Chiaramonte Do you have your own video to submit to maestros-of-the-guitar.

In Brussels, Belgium, inJohann Kaspar Mertz won first composition prize in a local guitar competition. Died October 14, in Vienna, Austria.


He was a virtuoso player of the first rank, regularly touring Europe to great acclaim, and an esteemed composer whose guitar works, johabn of which were transcriptions or arrangements of famous Classical pieces from opera, song, and other sources, are still highly regarded today. This masterwork edition features kspar, expert fingerings by respected performer and pedagogue Julian Gray.

Our Classical Guitar Masterworks Editions continue the Alfred Kaspxr tradition of providing carefully edited, laspar presented music for practice and performance. Julian Bream Guitar Book Level: He exhibited remarkable talent as a child on both the guitar and flute, but the family’s dismal financial circumstances inhibited his development.

Mertz’s guitar music, unlike that of most of his contemporaries, followed the pianistic models of ChopinMendelssohnSchubert and Schumannrather than the classical models of Mozart and Haydn as did Sor and Aguadoor the bel canto style of Rossini as did Giuliani. Please enter the word that you see below. Johann Kaspar Mertzperhaps more than any other Central European musician of his time, was associated with the guitar, both as a composer and performer.

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