Matteo Carcassi (1792-1853)
Matteo Carcassi Summary
- Born in Florence, and lived in Paris, and Germany.
- Virtuoso guitarist and composer.
- toured Europe extensively
- Friend Meissonnier published many of his works.
- Wrote an important method The Carcassi Method Op 59 (Paris 1836)
- Op 60 : 25 studies are popular classical etudes.
- Contemporary of Carulli, Sor and Giuliani.