• Chopin Year Celebrations

    A Calendar of Events letting you know what, where and when is happening throughout the Chopin Year:

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    A wealth of information about Fryderyk Chopin’s life and work:  

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    An inspiring guide helping children to enter the exciting word of Fryderyk Chopin’s music:

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  • Inter:Act

    Engaging social networking initiatives revolving around the Chopin Year.

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  • TV Programme

    An archive of past episodes of the show broadcast on TVP1 plus.

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    Celebrations Office

    A platform for exchanging information between institutions, journalists and organisers of jubilee events. Brings you official information about:

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    • artProjects: mobile artistic projects
    • Chopin-themed tours
    • Chopin 2010 Press Office

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Category:  Events, News

Yulianna Avdeeva - the winner

The winner of the 16th International Fryderyk Chopin Piano Competition is the Russian pianist Yulianna Avdeeva.

phot. Tomasz Dubiel
Category:  News, Events

Chopin’s unwritten opera

On the October 22, the Duża Scena Teatru Dramatycznego will host the opening night of an unusual music spectacle resulting from cooperation among artists from Switzerland, Germany, France, Poland and other European countries.

Category:  Celebrations, News

Polish Order of the White Eagle for professor Ekier

Bronisław Komorowski, the President of the Republic of Poland will decorate Professor Jan Ekier with the Polish Order of the White Eagle on the October 21, 2010, at 1.00 PM.

Category:  Events, News

Chopin Express – 20

Today's issue of "Chopin Express" – a newspaper on the Chopin Competition in Warsaw features among others the following: Klaudia Baranowska's discussion with Fou Ts’ong, Philip Clark's from Gramophone reviews the recording of the Complete Works of Fryderyk Chopin on historical instruments, Jérôme Bony from Television France 2  describes his impressions from the Competition.


Category:  Celebrations, News

Chopin – Blechacz

In the Muzeum Ziemi Krajeńskiej in Nakło nad Notecią the vernissage of the exhibition titled "Chopin – Blechacz" will take place on October 26, 2010, at 17.00.

Category:  Events, News

Mazowsze dances for Belarus

The most famous Polish Folk Song and Dance Ensemble "Mazowsze" is going to visit Minsk to perform for the local audience dances and melodies to the Fryderyk Chopin's music.

Category:  News, Events

Giants parade on the Royal Route in Warsaw

On Thursday, October 21, tall figures of Fryderyk Chopin and George Sand called Giants will be shown on the Royal Route (pl. Trakt Królewski) in Warsaw. They will be accompanied by Catalonian music.

Category:  News

Chopin, the Romantic Artist

The most important Chopin Year ballet spectacle back on stage.

Category:  News, Events

Two Chopins

The opening night of the Polish spectacle "Chopin kontra Szopen" will take place on the October 23, on the Cameral Scene of the Narodowy Stary Teatr in Krakow.

Category:  Events, News

Chopin Express – 19

Nineteenth edition of the Competition newspaper “Chopin Express” is dedicated to songs by Fryderyk Chopin.