"The muse of his homeland dictates his songs, and the anguished cries of Poland lend to his art a mysterious, indefinable poetry which, for all those who have truly experienced it, cannot be compared to anything else..."
(Franz Liszt, "Revue et Gazette Musicale de Paris", May 2, 1841)
28 August 1843 - First advertisement selling Chopin’s music in Australia
(Sydney Morning Herald)