- Nigel Yandell
(b Warsaw, 1757; d St Petersburg, 15/Feb 27, 1831). Polish composer, administrator and teacher. Born into a well-established Polish family, he was a chorister in the collegiate church of St John the Baptist, Warsaw, where he also played in the instrumental ensemble. As a violinist, he was a member of the troupe of J. Stempkowski, governor of Labun′ (Zasiaw district), who was a keen musician and a supporter of promising musical talent. Between ...