Wieniawski, Josef

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Name
Wieniawski, Josef Gender: M
born on 23 May 1837 at 03:00 (= 03:00 AM )
Place Lublin, Poland, 51n15, 22e35
Timezone LMT m22e35 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: PTA
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 01°40' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 08°39 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 04°29'



Josef Wieniawski

Biography

Polish pianist, composer, conductor and teacher. He was the younger brother of the famous violinist Henryk Wieniawski. After Franz Liszt, he was the first pianist to publicly perform all the études by Chopin. He appeared with Liszt in recitals in Paris, London, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Brussels, Leipzig and Amsterdam.

Although now neglected, Józef Wieniawski enjoyed a reputation as one of Europe's finest musicians.

He died 11 November 1912.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

PTA quotes the civil parish of the Roman Catholic Cathedral of St. John in Lublin, ref. 24, No. 210/1844 on the birth certificate. And No. 211/1844 r, reported by Mirosław Czylek.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Conductor
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist