Karol Kazimierz Kurpinski (Composer)
Born: 6th March 1785, Włoszakowice, Poland
Died: 18th September 1857, Warsaw, Poland
Karol Kazimierz Kurpiński was a Polish composer, conductor and pedagogue. He was a representative of late classicism and a member of the Warsaw Society of Friends of Learning (Polish: Towarzystwo Warszawskie Przyjaciół Nauk, TWPN). He is also known for having composed the music to the 1831 patriotic song La Varsovienne with lyrics by Casimir Delavigne.