An outstanding English-French pianist, composer and teacher, Henry Bertini toured extensively in Holland, Flanders and Germany with his family members. Recognized in Paris as an important piano virtuoso, Bertini settled there in 1921. Bertini was noted as a major piano virtuoso of his generation and was often compared to the giants like Clementi and Hummel. Bertini composed mainly for the piano. Bertini’s etudes are a very important part of the modern teaching material.