24 is among his best known of compositions, and serves as inspiration for many prominent artists.
Many of his variations (and he has become the de facto master of this musical genre), including Le Streghe, The Carnival of Venice, and Nel cor più non mi sento, were composed, or at least first performed, before his European concert tour.
24) have been an object of interest for a number of composers.
Franz Liszt, Johannes Brahms, Sergei Rachmaninoff, Boris Blacher, Andrew Lloyd Webber, George Rochberg and Witold Lutosławski, among others, wrote well-known variations on these themes.
In 2004, Rolling Stone ranked him #49 on their list of the 100 greatest artists of all time.