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 Istvan Thoman

Istvan Thoman

Birth
Hungary
Death 22 Sep 1940 (aged 77)
Budapest, Hungary
Burial Kerepesdűlő, Józsefváros, Budapest, Hungary
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Memorial ID 9589 · View Source
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Pianist. Born in Homonna, Hungary, he was a classical piano virtuoso, composer and educator. As a pianist, he performed both as a soloist and in the accompaniment at philharmonic orchestras and chamber ensembles all over Europe. His composition of the six-volume Technique of Piano Playing is still in use world wide to date. As head professor teaching at the Royal Hungarian Academy of Music, his students included noted pianist Béla Bartók, Ernő Dohnányi, Ferruccio Busoni, Arnold Székely and Georges Cziffra. He died at age 78 in Budapest, Hungary.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 30 May 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9589
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Istvan Thoman (4 Nov 1862–22 Sep 1940), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9589, citing Kerepesi Cemetery, Kerepesdűlő, Józsefváros, Budapest, Hungary ; Maintained by Find A Grave .