Category Archives: Friedrich Zorn


25 Easy and Progressive Studies

These are really a bit easy for me but Burgmuller’s studies are tuneful and a pleasure to play. After all, practising works best if it’s enjoyable and these are a delight.

Born in Germany in 1806, Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmuller composed piano pieces, waltzes, nocturnes , polonaises and two ballets.

Friedrich Albert Zorn's Dance Notation for La Cachucha
Friedrich Albert Zorn’s Dance Notation for La Cachucha


The Wikipedia entry for Burgmuller this fascinating example of Dance Notation for La Cachucha is shown. Hadn’t realised there were dance scores just like music scores.