Day: February 22, 2013

Discover Chopin’s handwritten manuscripts

Frédéric François Chopin, Polish composer and pianist, was born today, 22 February, in 1810. Chopin is considered one of the most significant composers of the Romantic age, although some great pianists have dismissed his work as ‘excessively ornamental and trivial‘.   Chopin was born in a village called Żelazowa Wola, near Warsaw, Poland. He studied […]

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