Once Tamara Sinyavskaya admitted that she always loved difficult tasks, and fate generously endowed them with them throughout her creative life – each new opera party as a new peak requiring conquest. And such peaks are not enough for one mountain range.
Tamara Ilyinichna managed to make a dizzying career as an opera singer, earn recognition of connoisseurs of vocal skills around the world, forever write her name in the history of art, becoming a great soloist of the second half of the 20th century.
A native Muscovite Tamara Sinyavskaya was born on July 6, 1943. One can only imagine how difficult it was for her Continue reading
Thomas Anders does not flicker daily on TV, you rarely see his interview in newspapers, now he often writes his songs in a duet with various foreign artists and lives a quiet family life. Once megastar Thomas Anders changed priorities, and remained faithful not to commercial success, but to his longtime fans. No one would even think of doubting their absence; one has only to visit his concert once – in European countries it is still in demand as it was during the days of Modern Talking.
Bernd Weidung – this is the real name of singer Thomas Anders. He was born on March 1, 1963 in the small German town of Münstermayfeld, where his parents and brother still live. He changed his name in his youth, because a career in Continue reading
The name of Dieter Bohlen evokes a strong association with the Modern Talking group, and yet he has achieved a lot in life and outside this collective. In Germany, he is one of the most talented pop composers of our time and successful producers. None of his projects was a failure, and many songs, and after 30 years, listen and sing with pleasure.
They say that Dieter is an inexhaustible source of energy, he never gave up, did not lose heart, did not even allow the thought that he could not achieve his goals. His favorite quote: “Even bad experience can give good results.” And the results of Dieter Bohlen are not few – for 40 years of creativity he has earned hundreds of titles and awards, received an incredible amount of Golden Disks, released hundreds of songs, helped make several artists a career and now does not Continue reading
The success achieved by Luciano Pavarotti was not yet in any tenor. He turned arias into hits. To hear him, the stadiums gathered. He was great because his soul was revealed through a voice. There are opera singers in the world, and Pavarotti himself was an opera. None of the latest generation opera tenors possessed such a sunny timbre of voice and such ability to communicate with the audience.
Son of an italian baker
The fertile Italian province of Emilia Romagna is the birthplace of Parmesan cheese and Lambrusco wine. And in the city of Modena in this province, balsamic vinegar was invented. It was there on October 12, 1935 that Luciano Pavarotti was born. His father worked as a baker, but really wanted to become an opera tenor. The singing baker was a celebrity of Modena. He sang in the church choir and in the opera. Fernando had an excellent voice, and he could Continue reading
Stas Namin managed to become a legend and a cult character in a whole cultural layer of the second half of the 20th century, so he does not need special ideas. Just a name with a surname is already a phrase completely self-sufficient. Musician, producer, artist, photographer, director, traveler and innovator in various creative fields. The list of his occupations and merits can be continued indefinitely. He himself believes that it is not the versatility that matters, but the result and achievements in each of these areas.
Sketch from childhood
It would seem that the grandson of Anastas Mikoyan himself (a long-term member of the Presidium of the Supreme Council of the Soviet Union) could make a dizzying career in any international organization or become no less influential politician, but became a musician, and even objectionable to the authorities. Is it possible to imagine such a thing? singer Stas Namin Even Stas himself did not consider his youthful passion for music to be something serious, and even more so he was not going to devote his whole life to it. Continue reading