Chopin in Warsaw - May, 1826

from Selected Correspondance of Fryderyck Chopin, page 5:

Last Sunday I was at the Zamoyskis' where almost the whole evening was spent in admiring Dlugosz's Eolipantalion.

cite as

Bronislaw Edward Sydow (Comp) and Chopin, and Arthur Hedley (ed.), Selected Correspondance of Fryderyck Chopin (Prescot, 1962), p. 5. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1425664729199 accessed: 16 May, 2022

location of experience: Warsaw

Listeners

Chopin
Composer, Pianist
1810-1849

Listening to

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piano music

Experience Information

Date/Time May, 1826
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Notes

An Eolipantalion was 'a type of piano which Chopin used with success at his two appearances in 1825' (Hedley, p. 5 footnote)


Originally submitted by Meg Barclay on Fri, 06 Mar 2015 17:58:49 +0000
Approved on Fri, 16 Oct 2015 12:30:28 +0100