życie i twórczość [życie i twórczość]

Chopin's Life

Essay on Chopin’s life and work – useful source of information about the composer and his output. more »

 

Biography

An interesting source of detailed facts from Chopin's life; an excerpt from the compendium 'Chopin. The man, his work and its reception' by Prof. Mieczysław Tomaszewski. more »

persons persons

Irena Poniatowska

Irena Poniatowska Professor of musicology, since 2001 chair of the Programme Committee of the Fryderyk Chopin Institute. more »

Robert Schumann

Robert Schumann German composer and music critic, published numerous discussions on Chopin’s works. more »

Adam Harasiewicz

Adam Harasiewicz Winner of the 5th Chopin Competition, most famous for his fabulous interpretations of Chopin’s works. more »

Frans Brüggen

Frans Brüggen Expert in the performance of eighteenth-century music, musicologist and conductor. more »