Event Report: Inauguration Of The New Watch Brand Chopin
April 26th, 2019, was a significant date for Polish history. Devoted to Poland’s most celebrated composer and virtuoso musician Frédéric Chopin, a top of the line watch processing plant brand bearing his name was introduced. Worldwide writers and a few exceptionally respected visitors assembled in Warsaw to observe the event.
Historical realities about Frédéric Chopin
In Żelazowa Wola, a town approximately 50 km west of Warsaw with today 65 occupants, Fryderyk Franciszek Chopin was brought into the world on the 1st of March 1810. He experienced childhood in Warsaw, which in 1815 turned out to be essential for Congress Poland, some time ago known as the Kingdom of Poland. Under the period of 10, he completed his melodic training and composed his previous works in Warsaw prior to leaving Poland at 20 years old, not exactly a month prior to the episode of the November 1830 Uprising.
He at that point got comfortable Paris where he altogether gave just 30 public exhibitions in a more cozy climate. He upheld himself by selling his compositions and by giving piano exercises, for which he was popular. Chopin framed a companionship with Franz Liszt and was appreciated by numerous individuals of his other melodic counterparts including Robert Schumann.
In 1835, Chopin got French citizenship. After a bombed commitment to Maria Wodzińska, he kept a disturbed relationship with the French author Amantine Dupin, otherwise called George Sand. A brief and troubled visit to Majorca with Sand in 1838–39 would demonstrate one of his most profitable times of composition.
In his last years, he was upheld monetarily by his admirer Jane Stirling, who likewise masterminded him to visit Scotland in 1848. For the majority of his life, Chopin was in chronic frailty. He kicked the bucket in Paris in 1849 at 39 years old, most likely brought about by tuberculosis.
As said, an intimate group of worldwide columnists was welcome to observe and cover the introduction of this new top of the line watch manufacturing plant brand. Beginning after a phenomenal supper, the gathering was welcome to a selective private visit through the , of which you’ll discover an impression in the image exhibition here below:
Presentation of the brand
Following the visit, Mr. Michal Dunin, CEO and originator of Chopin watch processing plant welcomed the current writers just as a few watch production line authorities as his visitors to the catacombs of the gallery. In spite of the fact that Chopin is an altogether new brand in the watch production line business, Mr. Dunin isn’t. Since 2012 he’s one of the driving powers behind the restored Polish watch industrial facility brand as well.
It turned out to be clear, nonetheless, that Chopin is something entirely unexpected from Błonie. While Błonie focuses predominantly on being a Polish brand, providing watch industrial facility for a bigger crowd, Chopin is focused on watch processing plant aficionados loving profoundly restrictive pieces.
After acquiring a select permit from the , and to guarantee the eliteness of the principal Chopin watch manufacturing plant Mr. Dunin and his group looked for contact with two of Swiss watch plant industry significant players. For the tasteful and specialized plan Antoine Tschumi, author of Swiss plan studio , was counseled. Further, in the wake of visiting one of the watch industrial facility industry fairs, Michal Dunin got eager about the work and items he saw from . While Antoine Tschumi and Mauro Egermini of Schwarz-Etienne had been cooperating previously, the decision for them as an assembling accomplice became obvious.
Schwarz Etienne is a more than 100-year-old family-claimed Swiss watch production line fabricating company with a standing of being one of the absolute best in the watchmaking business. As Chopin’s accomplice, Schwarz Etienne is liable for the assembling and quality control of their watches.
Presentation of the brand’s first watch
Fascinated with Chopin’s rich legacy, the makers behind the recently settled brand made it their main goal to combine the incredible composer’s immortal heritage with contemporary watchmaking and modern plan. The theme of the Chopin brand’s first model is étude in C minor Op. 10 No. 12, also called Chopin’s Revolutionary Étude. What’s more, consequently, the full model sign for the brand’s first watch plant became ‘Chopin Op. 10 No. 12’.
“Fryderyk Chopin’s work is perhaps the best fortune of Polish culture. As far as we might be concerned, this watch industrial facility devoted to perhaps the most incredibly famous specialists, is a wellspring of extraordinary pride. As it were, making this watch was a nostalgic excursion to the present. The elite Chopin Op. 10 No. 12, with creation restricted to only 56 pieces each year, addresses the actual embodiment of style. We accept that our watch processing plant will interest genuine craftsmanship authorities and those with a unique spot in their heart for traditional music both in Poland and abroad” – said Michał Dunin, CEO of Błonie and the Chopin brand.
Mr. Dunin as of now shows a brief look at the watch plant A full survey, notwithstanding, with live pictures and value data will follow presently here on Fratello. Stay tuned.