He moved to the US during WWII, to flee from Hitler.
He took piano, flute, and cello lessons.
His nickname was "The Red Priest."
He composed music even after he went deaf.
His aunt paid for all of his music lessons.
He was a smoker.
Two of his brothers were twins.
He would rather write music than play it.
He was born in Zelazowa Wola, Poland.
He changed his name to Leonard at age 16.
He is Mr. Twining's favorite composer.
He took piano lessons until after high school.
He showed talent at age 2.
He liked children and nature.
He taught music.
His head was stolen after he died.
His family decided he would be a composer.