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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

Izabella Barcińska

Izabella Barcińska Chopin's sister, took over all matters relating to Chopin's estate. more »

Adam Harasiewicz

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

Ivo Pogorelić

Ivo Pogorelić Piano-virtuoso of great, original talent, created a sensation with his performances. Feted for his original talent, he is regarded as a poet of the piano. Besides his extensive concert work, he also supports young artists. more »

Vladimir Ashkenazy

Vladimir Ashkenazy Russian piano-virtuoso, chamber musician and conductor. Ashkenazy is Music Director of the European Union Youth Orchestra and Conductor Laureate of both the Iceland and NHK symphony orchestras. more »