• 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
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    • Kordegarda CHOPIN 2010
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  • Information Resource

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

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    • Image bank  
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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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Concert at Rothschild
"La France Musicale" informs about great concert in salons of baron Rothschild. The best singers in Paris participated in the concert: Giulia Grisi, Paulina Viardot, Giusseppe Mario i Luigi Lablache. "Next, Chopin, pianist of the world of poetry performed with Mr. Filtsch a fascinating concert composed by him."
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  • Rothschild's salon – THE ISRAEL MUSEUM



Additional information

Paris. Ernest Legouvé writes to Chopin about the meeting planned for the evening: "What a great doctor you are, Sir! Mademoiselle Spitz was bound to her bed, Madame Gangler was unable to move; I showed them you letter: the cold and rheumatism are gone! It’s a shame that you don’t love yourself strong enough to cure yourself too! […] See you in the evening: these are words which give pleasure to write."