WILD ENERGY RUSLANA
It can be said without exaggeration that this singer wrote one of the pages of the modern history of Ukraine with her work. She made a cultural breakthrough when she…

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VICTOR HARA - Singer OF LOVING CHILE
This Chilean was destined to become not only a famous singer, poet and musician, but also the most iconic victim of the Augusto Pinochet regime. Victor Hara adhered to political…

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ANDREI MAKAREVICH - “MACHINIST” OF A ROCK STEAM
First of all, Andrei Makarevich is known as the founder of the legendary “Time Machine”, with which he went from a musical underground to the status of master of Russian…

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Monthly Archives: March 2020

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LAST ORPHEUS MUSLIM MAGOMAEV

Absolutely sincerely, without much pathos, Muslim Magomayev was called the golden voice of the era. The one who left, but thanks to his songs lives in the hearts of millions of fans. And if not every young generation remembers his name, then almost everyone heard the “Ray of the Golden Sun …” from the “Bremen Town Musicians” performed by Muslim Magomayev. The singer not only had a divinely beautiful and extraordinary voice, he put a particle of his own soul into each song, therefore the songs performed by Muslim Magomayev are an example of the highest art!

Muslim Magomayev: “Luck is a reward for courage”
The people’s favorite, who was literally worn on his hands, had an amazing baritone, which fascinated more than one generation. He was born into the famous Azerbaijani family on August 17, 1942. Grandfather was a Continue reading

“KING OF THE KINGS OF PIANISTS” VLADIMIR GOROVITS

The 20th century can be safely called the century of the great pianists: Paderevsky, Hoffmann, Rachmaninoff, Richter, Rubinstein, Kempff … The list goes on and on. But over all these geniuses, both for a simple lover and for a professional music historian, another name rises – Vladimir Horowitz.

It is he, and no one else, who is rightfully considered a symbol of pianism of the 20th century. He became an unsurpassed performer of contemporary Russian classical music, presenting the works of Sergei Prokofiev to the American public. This is recognized even by his detractors. You can not love Horowitz, but you can’t recognize his exclusivity.

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YOKO ONO – A NECK VANGARDIST

How many epithets Yoko Ono just did not reward, what labels did not hang – a witch, mediocrity, inhuman, crazy, nondescript. However, all this did not prevent her from becoming the most famous of unknown artists and almost the most discussed widow of the twentieth century. In this, only Jacqueline Kennedy excelled her. What helped Yoko Ono win so many “titles”?

Hereditary aristocrat Yoko Ono
The character of the Japanese Yoko, who was born on February 18, 1933, was tempered as a child, when the family of Tokyo aristocrats had to hide from the bombing of World War II and flee to a remote village. The upper class experienced humiliation and extreme poverty there. Before that, Yoko lived with her mother while her father (a descendant of the emperor) held senior positions at the Bank of Japan in San Francisco. The family was separated several times, then reunited in connection with the new appointments of his father. Continue reading

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VALERY SYUTKIN - STYLE FROM MOSCOW
In the bygone era, there were several examples of bands and singers who, for their time, became popular not by status, but by public perception. Valery Syutkin was lucky enough…

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ANDREY DANILKO. UNDER THE MASK OF VERKI SERDUCHKA
Megatalent, incredible hard work, constant self-improvement, the desire in creativity to get ahead of time and the desire to always give people a holiday - these qualities nature awarded the…

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AMAZING FLOWER - TICKET QUICK
The unique timbre of this singer and her surprisingly elegant vocal manner captivated the audience. Even without the title of People’s Artist of Ukraine and not having given a single…

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VALERY SYUTKIN - STYLE FROM MOSCOW
In the bygone era, there were several examples of bands and singers who, for their time, became popular not by status, but by public perception. Valery Syutkin was lucky enough…

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