• 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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[English] prof. Theodor Kanitzer
Category:  Reports

Gala meeting of the Federation of Chopin's Societies

At the meeting of the International Federation of Chopin's Societies, people whose activity related to spreading the composer's music contributed significantly for Polish culture were honoured with distinctions.

Category:  Reports

Catalonian Gegantes

On Wednesday, the 22nd of September, 2010, in Barcelona, there was a celebration of admission of the so-called Giants of Fryderyk Chopin and George Sand to a group of Catalonian and Barcelonian Giants.

Category:  Reports


In the evening of the 25th September in beautifully renovated and decorated Royal Castle Warsaw Kubicki Arcades "An Invitation from Fryderyk Chopin”, a Ball of Debutants took place.

Category:  Reports

Chopin young forever

Graffiti - dance - photography.

Category:  Reports

Chopin: an Uruguayan interpretation

On Tuesday, September 21st, the Museum of the History of the Polish People’s Movement in Warsaw played venue to the recital from Elida Gencarelli, one of Uruguay’s most renowned contemporary pianists.

Category:  Reports

Chopin’s keyboard in front of the Polish Institute in Budapest

To attract the attention of the Hungarian capital’s residents to this year’s Chopin anniversary celebrations, the Polish Institute in Budapest gave Andrássy Avenue, where it is situated, a new look.

Photograph: V.V. Krishnan/PTI
Category:  Reports

Chopin's Bust gifted to New Dehli

Accompanying her husband Prime Minister Donald Tusk on his three-day official visit to India, Mrs Małgorzata Tusk handed over a sculptural bust of Fryderyk Chopin to the National Gallery of Modern Art in New Delhi.

[English] Bazylika Archikatedralna pw. Wniebowzięcia Najświętszej Marii Panny
Category:  Reports

Concerts of Chopin music in Lviv

On September 5th, the Latin Cathedral in Lviv resounded with the music of Fryderyk Chopin: directly after the Sunday mass, Janusz Olejniczak gave a performance for Polish and Ukrainian audience.

Category:  Reports

New statue of Fryderyk Chopin in Żychlin

On September 3rd, 2010, a new statue of Fryderyk Chopin was unveiled in the square before the Bronikowski Palace in Żychlin, Poland. In attendance were Polish MPs,government representatives, local authorities, admirers of Chopin's music, social activists, actors and musicians.

Category:  Reports


Chopin's music among Warsaw high-rises.