Although he was born in the Ukraine in 1882 and died in Switzerland in 1937, Modern period composer Karol Maciej Szymanowski was nevertheless a thoroughly Polish composer by family and by sentiment. He toured with friends Pawel Kochanski and Artur Rubinstein. Two noted works are the opera King Roger and the ballet Harnasie.
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Classical Archives: Karol Szymanowski
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Karol Maciej Szymanowski
Wikipedia article with life, works, internal references to related people and topics, bibliography, and external links.
Biography, photograph, list of works, and links from the Polish Music Center of USC.
Biography, major works, and recommended reading by University of Southern California student Neal Galanter.
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Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937)
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Karol Szymanowski (1882-1937), Polish Composer
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Szymanowski, Karol (1882 - 1937), Ukraine
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays from Dr. Estrella's Incredibly Abridged Dictionary of Composers.
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