Opus 65 No 1 Fantasie Hongroise by Johann Kaspar Mertz

Opus 65 No 1 Fantasie Hongroise by Johann Kaspar Mertz (1806-1856)

Johann Kaspar Mertz
János Gáspár Mertz was born in Pozsony, Kingdom of Hungary, now Bratislava (Slovakia). A virtuoso, he established a solid reputation as a performer. Mertz’s guitar music, followed the pianistic models of Chopin, Mendelssohn, Schubert and Schumann, rather than the classical models of Mozart and Haydn (as did Sor and Aguado), or the bel canto style of Rossini (as did Giuliani).



Notes
Romantic. time signature 4/4. 159 measures. 16 pages. key of a minor/ A.