Wanda Landowska

Wanda
Landowska
1877
1959

Polish-born Naturalized French Harpsichordist

Author Quotes

The task of a teacher is not to work for the pupil nor to oblige him to work, but to show him how to work.

You play Bach your way, and I'll play Bach his way.

This Polish-French harpsichordist must have learned from Maria Montessori that every child learns best through play. When one enjoys what one is doing, one excels.

I never practice; I always play.

The most beautiful thing in the world is, precisely, the conjunction of learning and inspiration. Oh, the passion for research and the joy of discovery!

Author Picture
First Name
Wanda
Last Name
Landowska
Birth Date
1877
Death Date
1959
Bio

Polish-born Naturalized French Harpsichordist