Chopin Memorial Lecture

Date & time

7.30–8.30pm 17 October 2013

Location

Lecture Theatre 3
ANU School of Music

Tickets

Gold coin donation, RSVP not required

Contacts

Wanda Horky
0438 195 183
 

CHOPIN’S FINAL DAYS, DEATH & BURIAL

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 wwhorky@gmail.com / 0438 195 183

Ben James Benjamin.james@iinet.com.au | www.friendsofchopin.org.au

 

Updated:  12 June 2013/Responsible Officer:  Head, School of Music/Page Contact:  Development Officer