Frederic Chopin

Frederic Chopin

We know that a touch of madness has accompanied the life of so many artists and the great Polish composer Frederic Chopin (1810-1849) is no exception.

All his life he suffered the musician hallucinations and often he himself claimed to see ghosts.

In 1848, in the middle of a concert in front of the large audience who listened, Chopin suddenly stopped playing and left the room hurriedly: the soundboard of the piano, later he claimed, They came out ghosts.

In reality, Before this episode, an event in particular had traumatized the fragile artist's mind, who, during a stay in an abandoned monastery in Majorca in the partner company George Sand, He is terribly frightened for having seen parading before his eyes a grim procession of torches, even if it was just a party of boys (Photo gives: verbanovolant.it).