Annual celebration for Beethoven and Lizst in Krzyzanowice
Every year the city of Krzyzanowice, in the south of Poland, celebrates the memory of the passage of Beethoven and Lizst in the beautiful region.
Mechtilde Lichnowsky was a writer, composer, painter and lover of the arts.
She was borned Mechtilde Christiane Maria Gräffin Von und zu Arco-Zinneberg, on 8 of march 1879 in Shonburg, Niederbayern, daughter of Maximilian Graf Von Arco-Zinneberg and Olga Von Konstantin Friedrich Alfons und Werther.
Count Michel Lichnowsky visits Poland and Czech Republic
Since the Lichnowsky family was forced to leave their many possessions in Poland and the Czech Republic after World War II, none of the members of the family had ever returned to those countries.
History - 08.25.2009
Felix Lichnowsky (1814-1848)
Called by one of his contemporaries "The Last of the Knights", Felix Lichnowsky was borned in Hradec nad Moravici, Czech Republic in April 5, 1814.
History : 09.06.2009
A Pianist and his Patrons
During Beethoven's initial years in Vienna, he was simultaniously patronized by a number of individual nobles.
Property Restitution : 09.03.2009
Documents for those interested in properties restitutions in the Czech Republic:
Stephen Weeks rights about two cases (Lichtenstein and Shwarzenberg), interview with the ruling Prince Hans Adam II of Liechtenstein and the Benes Decree.
News : 09.11.2009
There were more or less 30 Princely Houses in the Austro-Hungarian Empire...
News : 09.14.2009
Count Eduardo Lichnowsky visits Borucin in Poland
While visiting Krzyzanowice in Poland I was invited for many activities. The local authorities not only offered me accomodation in the Lichnowsky Palace...