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Stanisław Niewiadomski

Stanisław Niewiadomski

* 4 XI 1857 Soposzyn koło Żółkwi, † 15 VIII 1936 Lwów

A composer, teacher, conductor, journalist and music critic.

He trained with Karol Mikuli at Lviv Conservatory and then studied in Vienna and Leipzig. On returning to Lviv, he worked as a teacher, music critic and organiser of musical life, and subsequently taught at Lviv Conservatory. 

After the First World War, he became head of opera at the Municipal Theatre. From 1919, he taught music aesthetics and history and also instrument studies at the State Conservatory of Music in Warsaw. He founded the Association of Music Writers and Critics, of which he was a long-serving president.


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