Tag Archive 'Warsaw'

Chopin in the Blogosphere:


By elhenry(elhenry)

From a blog called Music is the Key, which “aspires to share the taste for classical music and to promote its great composers and interpreters. If

Read Full Post »

Chopin News, Reviews, and Previews:

Frederic Chopin Museum, Warsaw

Italians to design Warsaw’s Chopin Museum

Polish Radio External Service – Poland

Listen to the Audio report from Polish Radio: New Chopin Museum

“In 2010, the Chopin birth bicentenary year, Warsaw is to have a

Read Full Post »

Chopin News & Previews:


Lang Lang: Virtuoso pianist or ‘flashy’ showman?

Independent – London,England,UK

A preview of the celebrity and controversy surrounding Lang Lang, as he prepares to perform at the Olympic Opening Ceremonies in Tiannenmen Square on Friday 

Read Full Post »

Paganini Chopin This rare bit of Chopiniana was supposedly written after violin virtuoso Niccolo Paganini came through Warsaw in the summer of 1829, a concert we know that Chopin attended. A month later he graduated from the Higher School of Music in …

Read Full Post »

Chopin at a Warsaw dance party Arthur Greene:

“In Warsaw, when Chopin was growing up, the social scene was extremely active, and anyone who wasn’t sick  would go to dance parties almost every night. And the star of these events was usually Chopin, because he was

Read Full Post »