Death of a Chopin pianistmain
The death is reported of Jerzy Godziszewski, 81, a highly regarded artist who was awarded second distinction in the 1960 International Chopin Piano Competition as well as a special prize founded by Witold Małcużyński.
Jerzy went on to study for two years with Arturo Benedetti-Michelangeli but took more to teaching than performing. From 1978 he was professor of music at the High School of Music in Bydgoszcz.
He can be seen in this 1960 news film at 2:40.