^ Back to Top
^ Back to Discography
Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?  
Keyword Search


(1830 - 1915)

Theodor Leschetizky is remembered primarily as a legendary piano teacher. Polish by birth, he taught at the St. Petersburg Conservatory, founded by his friend Anton Rubinstein, and later moved to Vienna to teach privately. His pupils included Schnabel, Mark Hambourg and Moiseiwitsch.

Orchestral and Piano Music

Leschetizky’s principal compositions are for solo piano but also include a Piano Concerto. A one-act comic opera, Die erste Falte, was staged in Prague in 1867, but much that he wrote was in the form of salon pieces.

Role: Classical Composer 
Album Title
Catalogue No  Work Category 

  View Albums

For picture licensing, please contact customer service.

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group