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Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz]locked

(1762–1848)
  • David J. Golby

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Yaniewicz, Felix [formerly Feliks Janiewicz] (1762–1848), violinist, was born in Vilna, Lithuania. From 1777 for about seven years he was a violinist in the royal chapel of the last king of Poland, Stanisław August Poniatowski. He then travelled in Europe, going early in 1785 to ...

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