Chopin Memorial Lecture

Chopin Memorial Lecture


Chopin died on the 17th October 1849 at the age of 39


Much has been written about the life and music of Fryderyk Chopin but little is known of his final days, death & burial.


This lecture explores his illness, cause of death, the reaction of the French and Polish press, his tomb, other monuments and the fascinating story of what happened to his heart


Chopin died 164 years ago. You are invited to remember him on the day of his death

Thursday 17 October, 7:30pm

Lecture Theatre 3 (5th level) ANU School of Music


Entry by gold coin donation, RSVP not required.


For further information contact Wanda Horky / 0438 195 183

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