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Wroc³aw

Wroc³aw, cathedral

Wroc³aw, cathedral, Maximilian von Grossmann, first half of 19th c. Collection: Biblioteka Narodowa, Warsaw [Dzia³ Ikonografii, T. III-65, G.5715, shelf-mark 42547].

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Chopin visited Wroc³aw in passing several times. His longest stay there occurred in 1830, when, together with his friend Tytus Woyciechowski, he stopped in the city on the way to Vienna. At the urging of the local musicians, after a single rehearsal with orchestra he gave a concert in the Merchants’ Hall on 8 November 1830.