The Polish violinist and teacher Wanda Wiłkomirska has died at the age of 89. She is particularly associated with the First Violin Concerto of Szymanowski and she had pieces written for her by fellow-Poles Baird and Penderecki. Her teaching took her to Germany and Australia. Wanda Wiłkomirska was born in Warsaw on 11 January 1929 and she died on 1 May 2018.

 

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