Monthly Archive for December, 2009

A Personality, a Preview and a Passing:

While the composer’s music was sublime, his personality was another matter entirely


Chopin is no less fascinating for being a difficult personality. Novelist, journalist, pre-concert talker, blogger — Jessica Duchen joins others, including

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Chopin Marathons:

Shanghai Concert Hall Ceiling

Shanghai Marathon to Celebrate 200 Years of Chopin

SHANGHAI’S artistic directors are working overtime to celebrate the 200th anniversary of Chopin’s birth next year.  Piano lovers are in for a treat as the world’s top interpreters visit for

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