Chopin (1810-1849) and Rubinstein (1887-1982) were both Polish and the latter’s exalted musical interpretations of the former are thought to be attributable to this fact — as if their souls were somehow intertwined — even though Chopin spent the last half of his life in Paris and Rubinstein lived in Western Europe and the US. […]
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