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Anton Diabelli (1781-1858)

Anton Diabelli lived in Vienna at the same time as Beethoven, Schubert and many other musicians as well as the guitarist Giuliani. He was very active in musical life there as a pianist, composer, and publisher. It was he who arranged all three of Giulianiís concertos for guitar and orchestra for guitar and piano, something which he didnít do slavishly but with some musical interest. (All three of these arrangements by Diabelli are published by Tecla.) He provided Beethoven with the theme of the work known as the Diabelli Variations op. 120. Some of his piano pieces are still played today, especially some easy ones for students.

 

Anton Diabelli. Tecla publishes his Thirty very easy exercises for guitar op. 39

 

TITLES IN TECLA:

The three guitar concertos of Giuliani, all of them arranged by Diabelli for guitar and piano.

Anton Diabelli: Thirty very easy exercises for guitar op. 39

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