Wanda Landowska

Harpsichordist, Musical Artist

1879 – 1959

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Who was Wanda Landowska?

Wanda Alexandra Landowska was a Polish harpsichordist whose performances, teaching, recordings and writings played a large role in reviving the popularity of the harpsichord in the early 20th century. She was the first person to record Johann Sebastian Bach's Goldberg Variations on the harpsichord.

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Born
Jul 5, 1879
Warsaw
Also known as
  • Landowska, Wanda
Ethnicity
  • Jewish people
  • Poles
Nationality
  • France
Profession
Education
  • Fryderyk Chopin University of Music
Died
Aug 16, 1959
Lakeville

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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