Clementi & Co.



Muzio Clementi & Co. were musical instrument makers, music sellers and publishers in London. Composer Muzio Clementi took over the firm Longman and Broderip in 1798, with Longman withdrawing from the arrangement in 1801. Clementi had various partners over the 30 years that he was active. At the time of his retirement in 1830, the firm was trading as Clementi, Collard & Collard, and continued on as Collard and Collard.

Imprints, Addresses, Agencies


  • Clementi & Co.
  • Clementi, Banger, Hyde, Collard & Davis (c. 1801-1810)
  • Clementi, Banger, Collard, Davis & Collard (c.1810-1818)
  • Clementi, Collard, Davis & Collard (c.1818-1822)
  • Clementi, Collard & Collard (c.1822-1830)



  • 26 Cheapside
  • 195 Tottenham Court Road

Plate Numbers

Sources Consulted

  • Wikipedia
  • Humphries, Charles., and William C. Smith. Music Publishing in the British Isles from the Beginning until the Middle of the Nineteenth Century : A Dictionary of Engravers, Printers, Publishers and Music Sellers, with a Historical Introduction. Oxford: B. Blackwell, 1954.
  • Parkinson, John A. Victorian Music Publishers : An Annotated List. Detroit Studies in Music Bibliography ; No. 64. Warren, Mich.: Harmonie Park Press, 1990.

Authority control

  • VIAF (Clementi & Co., corporate)
  • VIAF (Muzio Clementi, personal)