Tag Archives: Frédéric Chopin

Un bouton de manchette

I recently turned twenty-nine-and-a-half and my husband pulled out all the stops. After all, it’s not every day that one turns twenty-nine-and-a-half for the first time. One of the events that he planned was a matinee performance of Lady of … Continue reading

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Blanc comme un cachet d’aspirine

French-Polish composer and piano virtuoso Frédéric Chopin was born on March 1, 1810 (although the church baptismal record says February 22). He was born near Warsaw to a Polish mother and a French father who was an immigrant to Poland. … Continue reading

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