Franz Wohlfahrt (composer)
Wohlfahrt was born and died in Leipzig, where his father, Heinrich Wohlfahrt, was a piano teacher. He wrote a series of etudes, 60 Studies for Violin, Op. 45, which are often among the first ones studied by beginning violinists and violists. He was a student of Ferdinand David.
- Wohlfahrt, Franz (1882). Easiest Elementary Method for Violin, Op. 38 (PDF). New York: Carl Fischer. p. 1.