• Chopin Year Celebrations

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

    • Events: concerts, exhibitions, shows and many others
    • Reports
    • Interviews
    • Kordegarda CHOPIN 2010
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  • Information Resource

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

    • Quizzes and interesting facts
    • Recommended recordings and publications
    • Educational resources  
    • Image bank  
    • Presentation of places connected Chopin  
    • Links to competent sources
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  • CHOPIN For Kids

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

    • Interactive games and activities for the youngest ones
    • Tips and guidelines for parents
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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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  • Chopin 2010
    Celebrations Office

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

    • Past, present and planned activities of the Office
    • artProjects: mobile artistic projects
    • Chopin-themed tours
    • Chopin 2010 Press Office

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Krzysztof Penderecki
Category:  News, Events

World première of the song by Penderecki

The Polish National Fryderyk Chopin Institute organizes a concert to conclude the Chopin Year. The world première of a song ordered especially for this event and composed by Krzysztof Penderecki takes place at the concert.

Zbigniew Zamachowski
Category:  News, Events

Chopin letters - recording

In February an audio disc is launched with recorded chosen letters by Fryderyk Chopin interpreted by Zbigniew Zamachowski.


Yulianna Avdeeva
Category:  News, Events

Avdeeva in New York

Winner of the 1st prize in the 16th Fryderyk Chopin International Piano Competition held in Warsaw will perform her second in January 2011, concert in the New York’s Philharmonic.

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Gala New Year's Eve party with Fryderyk

The Gala New Year's Eve party titled "Thank You Fryderyk" took place in the Teatr Wielki – Opera Narodowa in Warsaw at 8.00 pm. The evening concert’s online transmission was available on the website


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Documentary film by Violetta Rotter-Kozera relating the unusual concert journey by the National Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra in Katowice will be broadcasted in television.

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year! Wishes All Readers a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2011!

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Christmas concert in the the Visitationist Church in Warsaw

We would like to invite everybody to the Visitationist Church in Warsaw for the Christmas concert celebrating the 200th anniversary of Fryderyk Chopin’s birth. The concert takes place on the 29th of December, 2010. After the concert the guests are welcome to participate in the Holy Mass delivered by Kazimierz Nycz, the Cardinal Archbishop of Warsaw.

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Daniił Trifonow in Warsaw

On December 20, the last in the Chopin Year concert by the Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra will take place in the W. Lutosławski studio in Warsaw. The Orchestra conducted by Jacek Kasprzyk accompanies Daniił Trifonow performing the Piano Concerto in E minor op. 11 by Fryderyk Chopin.

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Trans Media Art Centrum Foundation would like to invite visitors to Krakow to present a new artistic project by Czesław CzeT Minkus, titled "ChopiNOWE IMPRESJE".

Category:  Events, News is launched

On December 15,, a new website for children and young adults has been launched.