Franz Wohlfahrt (composer)

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Franz Wohlfahrt (7 March 1833 – 14 February 1884) was a violin teacher in Leipzig, Germany.

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.[1]

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  1. ^ Wohlfahrt, Franz (1882). Easiest Elementary Method for Violin, Op. 38 (PDF). New York: Carl Fischer. p. 1. 

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