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78th International Chopin Festival in Duszniki-Zdrój, Poland. August 4-12, 2023

  78th International Chopin Festival Duszniki-Zdrój Poland  August 4-12, 2023   An introduction from Piotr Paleczny, Artistic Director Ladies and Gentlemen, Dear Music Lovers, Hard as I find it to believe, it is already for the thirty-first time that I have the pleasure, honour, and great joy to welcome you – lovers of Fryderyk Chopin’s music and all the piano enthusiasts – in Duszniki-Zdrój and invite you warmly to the recitals presented during the 78th International Chopin Piano Festival. I am deeply convinced that this year’s Festival concerts will meet with your great interest and prove to be major events; that the emotions and experience of contact with the invited artists and their art will long remain in your memory. The names of those artists guarantee that our concerts will uphold the highest artistic standards. The Festival opens with a recital by Francesco Piemontesi, called the ‘Wizard of Sound’. Similarly extraordinary emotions also await us in the following evenings, feat