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Polish composer Preisner to make Indian debut

August 24th, 2012 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Aug 24 (IANS) Renowned Polish composer Zbigniew Preisner is set to make his Indian debut by scoring music for veteran Malayalam director Shaji N. Karun's forthcoming film "Gaadha".Preisner is ... Read more...

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Poland’s choice of Euro 2012 song attracts mixed feelings

May 8th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, May 8 (IANS) The folk song Koko Euro Spoko (Cluck cluck Euro coo) performed by the rural band Jarzebina, which won the contest for Poland's official anthem for the ... Read more...

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Long-lost Frederic Chopin letters recovered by Warsaw museum

March 25th, 2011 - 5:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 25 (ANI): Six letters written by Polish composer Frederic Chopin, thought to be lost in World War II, have been found and donated to a Warsaw museum dedicated to him.The ... Read more...

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Chopin suffered from epilepsy, says research

January 25th, 2011 - 7:49 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 25 (IANS) Famed 19th century Polish composer Frederic Chopin was always haunted by terrifying visions of strange creatures crawling out of his piano. Those visions were caused by epilepsy, says ... Read more...

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Composer Frederic Chopin’s hallucinations may be linked to epilepsy

January 25th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 25 (ANI): Polish composer Frederic Chopin, who was hounded by hallucinations during his relatively short life, probably had epilepsy, according to a new study.Chopin, who was plagued by poor health ... Read more...

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Poland gifts India composer Chopin’s bust

September 7th, 2010 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 7 (IANS) A magnificent 28-kg brass bust of renowned Polish composer and pianist Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin will now grace the National Gallery of Modern Art - a gift ... Read more...

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Chinese pianist opens Poland’s Chopin bicentennial

January 8th, 2010 - 2:16 am ICT by IANS
Warsaw, Jan 8 (DPA) Chinese pianist Lang Lang gave a concert Thursday in Warsaw that kicked off a year of nationwide Chopin celebrations marking the 200th anniversary of the Polish composer's birth. "Chopin's ... Read more...

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Andre Tchaikovskys distracting skull will no longer be used in Hamlet

December 3rd, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 3 (ANI): The Royal Shakespeare Company has decided that they will no longer use Polish composer and pianist Andre Tchaikovskys real skull in Hamlet, as it is too distracting ... Read more...

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