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Paderewski, Ignace Jan
A celebrated pianist, born at Podolia, in Russian Poland; master of his art by incessant practice from early childhood, made his dÃ©but in 1887 with instant success; his first appearance created quite a furore in Paris and London; has twice visited the United States; is a brilliant composer as well as performer, and has composed numerous pieces both for the voice and the piano; b . 1860.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Paderewski, Ignace Jan'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/p/paderewski-ignace-jan.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.