VLADIMIR VYSOTSKY - GUY FROM TAGANKA
The whole scale of Vladimir Vysotsky’s talent is difficult or even almost impossible to convey in simple phrases. The significance of his personality in the history of culture of the…

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The Queen of the Opera - Galina Vishnevskaya
Her work represents an entire era, it turned out to be so bright and exciting. The life of the great Galina Vishnevskaya was just as intense. The tragic pages of…

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“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…

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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

SONG GARDEN NAZARIA YAREMCHUK

The singer Nazariy Yaremchuk lived unfairly shortly, but managed to become a legend of Ukrainian and Soviet pop. The songs “Chervona Ruta”, “Guy, Green Guy”, “Vodograi”, “Stozhari”, “Smerekova Hut”, “I Will Go to the Far Mountains” and others circled around the world with him. One poet said of Nazarius that from such soulful singing he had corns in his throat, and his voice became wings.

Love for the song
Nazariy Yaremchuk was born in the village of Rivne in the Chernivtsi region on November 30, 1951 in an ordinary peasant family. He was born when his father was 64 years old, his wife is 33 years younger. Despite this age difference, four children were brought up in the family, instilling in them a love for the singer Nazariy Yaremchukrodniy and Continue reading

KALEIDOSCOPE OF LAMPS VALERIA OBODZINSKY

The artist must sing truthfully, in an open voice and with all his soul. So Valery Obodzinsky believed and steadily followed this principle, often sacrificing his career for this.

Perhaps that is why the many thousands of halls were filled to capacity and after the words of the entertainer “Valery Obodzinsky sings” the audience could not restrain the enthusiastic roar.

Odessa Caruso
Valery’s childhood passed in Odessa. There he was born on January 24, 1942, when the city was under occupation. The boy was raised by his grandmother, Obodzinsky’s parents went to the front. His father was a Pole by nationality, and his mother was Ukrainian, this mixture in Valery’s veins will once again play a cruel joke with him. Continue reading

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Dieter Sick - POP IDOL OF EUROPE
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…

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UKRAINIAN NECKLACE DMITRY GNATYUK
The voice of the legendary Ukrainian opera singer Dmitry Gnatyuk was heard in the best theaters in the world, so without exaggeration we can say that the whole planet applauded…

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VASILY SLIPAK. LIFE ON A HIGH NOTE
This opera singer considered Mephistopheles's part in the opera Faust by Charles Gounod to be his favorite, therefore his nickname appeared consonant - Myth. But the life of Vasily Slipak…

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VYACHESLAV BUTUSOV. ON THE SHORE OF AN UNNAMED RIVER
If you ask the generation of the late 1980s and the beginning of the violent 1990s who Vyacheslav Butusov is, many would say that everything is said with these two…

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