Strange hobby, escape from home and other facts from the life of the “Prague nightingale” Karel Gott
He was one of the few foreign performers who were listened to with pleasure in the Soviet Union. Concerts with his participation invariably gathered full halls, and the audience sang…

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Little-known facts about the legendary musician
28 years ago, on November 24, 1991, the legendary singer and musician, soloist of the Queen band Freddie Mercury passed away. At that time he was only 45 years old.…

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Strings of the soul of Alexander Marshall
Once he preferred music to a military career and reached real heights: the Gorky Park group, in which he performed, became famous throughout the world, and all its members became…

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Giacomo Puccini

Happiness Montserrat Caballe and Bernabe Marty

Montserrat Caballe was called a legend during his lifetime. Her magical voice was impossible not to recognize or confuse with another. She was almost sure that she was not destined to marry, and was ready to devote herself to music. However, a meeting with Bernabe Marty changed not only the life of a talented singer, but also herself. However, at the beginning of the meeting, the Spanish tenor was very afraid of losing his independence and even offered the singer an open relationship, which she angrily rejected.

The family in which the charming Moserrat Caballe was born in 1933 was very poor. A girl in childhood often had to endure ridicule from her peers because of a single dress in which she invariably came to school. In addition, little Montserrat was not very sociable and kept out of school with the rest of the children. Taunts hurt the future star of the opera scene, but she swallowed tears and dreamed about the day when she became famous and rich. Continue reading

Masterpieces of classical music
The Tenth Symphony is one of the greatest and largest works of the 20th century. This is a very personal, autobiographical work by Shostakovich. It responds not only to crucial…

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LIVE SOUND OR MINUS
Many organizers of corporate parties, weddings and other celebrations are puzzled by this question. In this article we will analyze everything in order and for you, dear guests, much will…

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How to learn to improvise on the piano: improvisation techniques
Good mood to you, dear reader. In this short post we will talk about how to learn to improvise: we will discuss some general points and see the basic techniques…

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Optimum concert state, or how to overcome the excitement before performing on stage?
Performers, especially beginners, often do not know how to overcome the excitement before the performance. All artists differ in character, temperament, level of motivation and volitional qualities. These personality traits,…

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