Tutorials for playing Franz Liszt’s La Campanella. Each Tutorial teaches various aspects of the composition, the third Grand Etude de Paganini.
Liszt wrote a total of 6 “Etudes de Paganini” of which No. 3 “La Campanella” is the most famous one. Campanella (plural campanelle) is Italian for ‘little bell’.
Niccolo Paganini was a composer and lived about 40 years before Liszt. He is famous for his virtuoso violin compositions. It is a fact that Liszt was strongly influenced by Paganini’s music. Liszt became almost obsessed with creating piano works as monstrously difficult as Paganini’s violin works.