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Louis Plaidy (1810 – 1874) — German Piano Pedagogue
Brasch, August. Portrait Louis Plaidy. c. 1860s. Library of the Johann Wolfgang Goethe, University of Frankfurt in the Portrait Collection of Friedrich Nicolas Manskopf, Frankfurt. Commons Wikimedia. Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., 8 Oct. 2009. Web. 9 Oct. 2015. Public Domain.
As a teacher, followed in the tradition of Kalkbrenner. His 25 Etüdes Pour Piano Op. 11 became official teaching materials for Conservatoire. His other work Rhythmic Training for the Fingers Op. 36 (Etüdes des Doigts Op.36) is still in print.
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