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Aachen

Aachen, panorama

Aachen, panorama of the city, lithograph. Collection: Photographic collection of the Fryderyk Chopin Institute, Warsaw [F.5173]

 

On 18 May 1834, ‘the Gazette Musicale reports that “Messieurs Chopin and Hiller have left for Aix-la-Chapelle, in order to take part in a grand musical celebration, in which, under the direction of Mr Ferdinand Ries, Handel’s Deborah will be performed in an instrumentation by Mr F. Hiller”.’ [Tomaszewski, Chopin…].