Musician Frank Fernández to open the year with a Concert on Chopin's bicentennial anniversary
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- Culture and Traditions
- 12 / 26 / 2009
In statements made to AIN, the several prize winner- pianist said he will only play Chopin's pieces, to be included in his next album.
The year 2010 has been internationally declared Year of Chopin on the occasion of the bicentennial birth anniversary of the excellent musician born in 1810 in Zelazowa-Wola, Mazovia, a small village in central Poland.
In 1830, Chopin settled in Vienna and then in Paris, where he died of tuberculosis on October 17, 1849, at the age of 39.
According to international press reports, about 2,000 concerts are being organized worldwide for the occasion.