The multimedia lexicon Fryderyk Chopin. Life of the creator, by the eminent Chopin scholar Mieczysław Tomaszewski, is an exceptional source of knowledge about the most outstanding Polish composer, the fruit of many years’ research into Chopin’s life and work. The elaborate structure of the lexicon comprises dozens of multi-layered screens, designed in detail by the author, filled with facts from the composer’s life, excerpts from correspondence, quotations and interpretations regarding his music, musical analysis of selected works and a voluminous Chopin bibliography. The work comes with hundreds of illustrations and musical examples, as well as recordings of Chopin’s compositions made by world-famous artists in the series The Real Chopin.
The lexicon is available in Polish, English and German.