Stephen Heller

Classical pianist and composer

Stephen Heller (Hungarian: Heller István) (15 May 1815[1] – 14 January 1888) was a Hungarian pianist, teacher and composer.[2] Heller was an important figure for later Romantic composers.

Stephen Heller by Alfred Lemoine.


  1. Grove, George (1879). Dictionary of Music and Musicians 1450-1880. Oxford University Press. p. 725. (first edition) gives his date of birth as May 15, 1815
  2. Clarfield, Ingrid Jacobson (2006). Burgmuller, Czerny & Hanon -- Piano Studies Selected for Technique and Musicality, Vol. 3. Alfred Music Publishing. p. 8. ISBN 073-904-066-9.

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