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Krystyna Kobylańska

Krystyna Kobylańska

*6 VIII 1925 Brześć, †30 I 2009 Milanówek

Kobylańska Krystyna, Polish musicologist and Chopinologist. She studied piano at the Warsaw Conservatory and musicology at Warsaw University. From 1951 to 1966 she worked at the Fryderyk Chopin Society in Warsaw, holding such posts as head of the FCS Museum. In the years 1966-67 she carried out research into French Chopinalia at the Centre Nationale de Recherche Scientifique. Kobylańska's research into the Chopin oeuvre are of a documentational and source-analytical character. She is the author of an edition of the composer's correspondence and of catalogues of his work, the most important of which is her catalogue of manuscripts of Chopin's works (2 vols. 1977). Her articles are also important contributions to Chopin's biography.

 


 

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