- Carl,1791–1857, Austrian composer, especially of exercises in piano technique.
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Examples from the Web for czerny
"Czerny has more than a hundred men," said he, after some reflection.
Men would be there, I said, and Czerny's watch-dogs ready with their questions.
Why should they notice me when there were a hundred such in Czerny's house?
It may mean much to Mme. Czerny to have such a friend as you.
That was Ruth's home, I said, and this fellow was one of Czerny's yacht hands.
- Karl (karl). 1791–1857, Austrian pianist, composer, and teacher, noted for his studies
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