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Frederic Chopin’s long-lost letters

Six "lost" letters written by famous composer Frederic Chopin have been found. The letters, written by Chopin to his parents and sisters between 1845 and 1848, were believed lost after the outbreak of World War II. After it emerged in 2003 that they still existed in a private collection, moves were made

Composer Chopin suffered from epilepsy

Researchers in Spain say that the famous composer Frédéric Chopin probably suffered from epilepsy. In her memoirs, his lover George Sand recalled various times when Chopin experienced visual hallucinations, including during a trip to a monastery that was "full of terrors and ghosts for him". In a letter written to the daughter of