Famous People From Poland
Find out more about the greatest Polish Musicians, including Frédéric Chopin, Władysław Szpilman, Krzysztof Penderecki, Krystian Zimerman and Adam Darski.
Frédéric ChopinFrédéric Chopin
01 March 1810
Composer
Witold LutoslawskiWitold Lutoslawski
25 January 1913
Composer

Władysław SzpilmanWładysław Szpilman
05 December 1911
Pianist, Composer, Musician, Writer, Songwriter

Krzysztof PendereckiKrzysztof Penderecki
23 November 1933
Composer, Conductor, Educationist, Musicologist,

Adam DarskiAdam Darski
10 June 1977
Curator, Guitarist, Journalist, Lyricist,

MargaretMargaret
30 June 1991
singer
Krystian ZimermanKrystian Zimerman
05 December 1956
Pianist, Conductor, Composer, Music educator

Daniel LibeskindDaniel Libeskind
12 May 1946
Architect, Musician, University teacher

Otto KlempererOtto Klemperer
14 May 1885
Conductor
BasiaBasia
30 September 1954
Singer, Jazz musician, Record producer, Composer

Henryk GóreckiHenryk Górecki
06 December 1933
Composer, Educationist, Musicologist
Witold LutosławskiWitold Lutosławski
25 January 1913
Composer

Hanna SchygullaHanna Schygulla
25 December 1943
Singer, Musician, Stage actor, Film actor

Karol SzymanowskiKarol Szymanowski
03 October 1882
Composer, Music educator, University teacher,

Zbigniew PreisnerZbigniew Preisner
20 May 1955
Film score composer, Composer

Bruno SchulzBruno Schulz
12 July 1892
Writer, Painter, Literary critic
Natalia KarpNatalia Karp
27 February 1911
Pianist

Henryk WieniawskiHenryk Wieniawski
10 July 1835
Composer, Music educator

Wojciech KilarWojciech Kilar
17 July 1932
Composer

Emanuel AxEmanuel Ax
08 June 1949
Pianist, Musician, Music educator
Moritz MoszkowskiMoritz Moszkowski
23 August 1854
Composer, Pianist, Conductor, Musicologist

Stanisław MoniuszkoStanisław Moniuszko
05 May 1819
Composer
Abel KorzeniowskiAbel Korzeniowski
18 July 1972
Composer, Film score composer

Josef HofmannJosef Hofmann
20 January 1876
Pianist

Krzysztof KomedaKrzysztof Komeda
27 April 1931
Composer, Pianist, Jazz musician, Film score
Edyta GórniakEdyta Górniak
14 November 1972
Singer

Wanda LandowskaWanda Landowska
05 July 1879
Harpsichordist
Henryk SzeryngHenryk Szeryng
22 September 1918
Violinist

Anna Maria JopekAnna Maria Jopek
14 December 1970
Singer, Jazz musician, Pianist, Lyricist,

Marek GrechutaMarek Grechuta
 
Theodor LeschetizkyTheodor Leschetizky
22 June 1830
Pianist

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LiroyLiroy
12 July 1971
actor
Heinrich SchenkerHeinrich Schenker
19 June 1868
Music theorist

Justyna SteczkowskaJustyna Steczkowska
02 August 1972
Singer, Actor

Andrzej PanufnikAndrzej Panufnik
24 September 1914
Composer

Walter DamroschWalter Damrosch
30 January 1862
Conductor
DodaDoda
15 February 1984
singer, model
Ignaz FriedmanIgnaz Friedman
13 February 1882
Pianist

Kurt SanderlingKurt Sanderling
19 September 1912
Conductor

Karl TausigKarl Tausig
04 November 1841
Pianist

Elżbieta DmochElżbieta Dmoch
29 September 1951
Singer, Musician
Martin AgricolaMartin Agricola
06 January 1486
Composer

Louis LewandowskiLouis Lewandowski
23 April 1821
Composer

Tadeusz BairdTadeusz Baird
26 July 1928
Composer

Kazimierz SerockiKazimierz Serocki
03 March 1922
Composer

Artur BalsamArtur Balsam
08 February 1906
Pianist
Włodzimierz KorczWłodzimierz Korcz
13 November 1943
Composer, Film score composer

Maurycy MochnackiMaurycy Mochnacki
13 September 1803
Author
Sebastian KlonowicSebastian Klonowic
1545 AD
Poet

KayahKayah
05 November 1967
singer, jazz musician

Robert EitnerRobert Eitner
22 October 1832
Musicologist
Mieczyslaw HorszowskiMieczyslaw Horszowski
23 June 1892
Pianist

Artur RodzinskyArtur Rodzinsky
02 January 1892
Conductor