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Meaning of "Landowska" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD LANDOWSKA

Polish.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF LANDOWSKA

Landowska play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LANDOWSKA

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Landowska is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES LANDOWSKA MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Landowski

Landowski or Landowsky is a Polish surname. Notable people with the surname include: ▪ Marcel Landowski, French composer ▪ Paul Landowski, Polish-French monument sculptor ▪ Klaus-Rüdiger Landowsky, German politician and manager, former member of city parliament in Berlin ▪ Wanda Landowska, Polish harpsichordist...

Definition of Landowska in the English dictionary

The definition of Landowska in the dictionary is Wanda. 1877–1959, US harpsichordist, born in Poland.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LANDOWSKA

Landor
landowner
landownership
landowning
landrace
Landrost

WORDS THAT END LIKE LANDOWSKA

Alaska
Athabaska
baked Alaska
britska
Caipiroska
friska
Gaudier-Brzeska
Gulf of Alaska
Hrvatska
Lake Athabaska
Lower Tunguska
Nebraska
Polska
schapska
ska
Stony Tunguska
Szymborska
Tunguska
zakuska
Ziska

Synonyms and antonyms of Landowska in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «Landowska» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF LANDOWSKA

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Translator English - Chinese

兰朵芙丝卡
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Landowska
570 millions of speakers

English

Landowska
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Landowska
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

Landowska
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Ландовска
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Landowska
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Landowska
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Landowska
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Landowska
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Landowska
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ランドフスカ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Landowska
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Landowska
85 millions of speakers
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Landowska
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Landowska
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लँडोव्स्का
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Landowska
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Landowska
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Landowska
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Ландовска
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Landowska
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Landowska
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Landowska
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Landowska
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Landowska
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Landowska

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LANDOWSKA»

The term «Landowska» is regularly used and occupies the 106.448 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LANDOWSKA» OVER TIME

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LANDOWSKA»

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Music of the past, instruments and imagination: proceedings ...
proceedings of the harmoniques International Congress, Lausanne 2004 Michael Latcham. Wanda Landowska. Situation historique, position artistique Jean- Jacques Eigeldinger Ce qui toujours manqua ce fut un artiste véritablement de race, ...
Michael Latcham, 2006
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Stravinsky and the Russian Traditions: A Biography of the ...
fig. 5.3. Leonid Pasternak, Concert by Wanda Landowska (1907). plus the steady accompanying staccati and the drone-fifths in the bass, prompts the notion that wc arc dealing with an imitation of harpsichord music — a "musette," to be exact.
Richard Taruskin, 1996
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Harpsichord and Clavichord: An Encyclopedia
See also Lacquer; Veneer STEPHEN MELLO Bibliography Hubbard. LANDOWSKA, WANDA (1879—1959) Polish-born French harpsichordist and pianist. Early in the twentieth century Landowska became the leading advocate for the return ...
Igor Kipnis, 2004
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Isolde Ahlgrimm, Vienna and the Early Music Revival
From the outset, Ahlgrimm was keenly aware of Landowska's importance in re- establishing the harpsichord as an instrument to be taken seriously. She strove to achieve a similar level of professionalism in her own playing, although in other ...
Peter Watchorn, 2007
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Sacred Passions : The Life and Music of Manuel de Falla: The ...
Mainly, this was due to the Harpsichord Concerto of 1926, which he began in October 1923 at Landowska's request.75 Although the work caused her to tremble “with joy and happiness,” it also brought about the undoing of their friendship.76 ...
Carol A. Hess Assistant Professor of Music Bowling Green State University, 2004
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Encyclopedia of Lesbian and Gay Histories and Cultures
See also Ecology and Ecofeminism; Economics; Lesbian Nation; Music Festivals; Separatism; Small Towns and Rural Areas Landowska, Wanda (1879–1959) Polish-born French harpsichordist, pianist, and pedagogue. Wanda Landowska ...
George Haggerty, Bonnie Zimmerman, 2003
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Manuel de Falla and Modernism in Spain, 1898-1936
After repeatedly asking Falla's permission to give the premiere, which he ultimately granted, Landowska requested “exclusive rights to perform the work on harpsichord, as opposed to performances on piano, given the situation with enemies ...
Carol A. Hess, 2001
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Always by Nightfall: Awakening
“I've come to turn myself in.” “That's what I was about to tell you,” said the sergeant. “I'm Doctor Landowska,” said the strange-eyed man, “The estate physician.” “Physician?” said Toporowski. “Have you been down to the cellar yet? ' said the ...
Rowland Summermore, 2010
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Raymond Leppard on Music: An Anthology of Critical and ...
Anyway, I may find the interpretation of the Landowska just as valid and enjoyable today as it presumably was 50, 60 or 70 years ago when it was made... RAYMOND: Yes, but it is different, isn't it. In her day all the people who listened to  ...
Raymond Leppard, Thomas P. Lewis, 1993
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The End of Early Music: A Period Performer's History of ...
Prophets of the Revolution: Dolmetsch and Landowska It is paradoxical and somewhat poignant that Wanda Landowska and Arnold Dolmetsch, 14 the two original cultivators of “stylistic nostalgia,” 15 areunknown to most of the younger ...
Bruce Haynes, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «LANDOWSKA»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Landowska is used in the context of the following news items.
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A Tribute to Linda Nochlin
My friend Ronny and I went to hear our adored Wanda Landowska play harpsichord from the back row of City Center and then threw roses at ... «Brooklyn Rail, Jul 15»
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This Day, July 5, In Jewish History by Mitchell A. Levin
1879: Birthdate of Wanda Landowska whose performances, teaching, recordings and writings played a large role in reviving the popularity of ... «Cleveland Jewish News, Jul 15»
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J. S. Bach with Huggett and Weimann
I think I first heard this in a Wanda Landowska recording; certainly this performance put me in mind of both her and Glenn Gould. The emotion ... «The Boston Musical Intelligencer, Jun 15»
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Refreshing concert from BSO, conductor Mario Venzago, pianist …
The second movement cadenza was written by an eminent keyboard artist of a now distant era, Wanda Landowska; it was recommended to ... «Baltimore Sun, May 15»
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Bicket's CSO program goes Bach to the future
... tradition of Rameau found its latter-day exemplar in the 1928 concerto Poulenc wrote for the great harpsichord virtuoso, Wanda Landowska. «Chicago Tribune, May 15»
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A Chat With Cleveland Orchestra Guest Pianist Marc-André Hamelin
Hamelin pointed out that he will be playing cadenzas written by famous harpsichordist Wanda Landowska. “The second movement cadenza is ... «Cleveland Scene Weekly, Apr 15»
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Uchida and CSO offer engaging evening of Mozart and Schumann
Using Wanda Landowska's clever cadenza in the first movement was an inspired novelty, and the pianist brought a touching simplicity to the ... «Chicago Classical Review, Apr 15»
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Bringing us back to Bach
Two virtuosos were standard-bearers for their eras: Wanda Landowska's “Goldberg Variations” utilized an even piano application throughout, ... «Glendale News Press, Mar 15»
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Mozart's Attic - Thursday, March 19th at 10 pm
... including performances by Wanda Landowska, and one of the first recordings of Leopold Stokowski, then the conductor of the Philadelphia ... «wfit, Mar 15»
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A Critic for Us All
Thomson adored Landowska's and Ralph Kirkpatrick's harpsichord playing and was charmed by an ensemble led by the lutenist Suzanne ... «Wall Street Journal, Mar 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Landowska [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/landowska>. Apr 2020 ».
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