Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
10th and 9th place: Funny cases related to the French
It is known that Napoleon was exiled to the island of St. Helena. While in exile, he admitted once: “During the Russian campaign, my army had two main enemies: frost and Russian military music.” In fact, the French warriors fell into a panic from the fervent Russian songs, wondering why so bawl, and even in the cold.
The Great French Revolution was on. The generals, demanding reinforcements, wrote: “Send two regiments of soldiers or several thousand copies of the Marseillaise (French anthem). Do not believe it, but it helped! ))) Continue reading
Good morning as oil on the heart! With you, Irina Ivaskiv. Who, waking up, includes music for his mood? And who at the same time begins to sing along to your favorite song on the headphones? OU! How many of us! But I think that few people think that we are not just purring a popular motive under our breath – singing at this very time heals us. And if you also deal with this purposefully, then health problems can be significantly reduced. Even a special term for this has appeared – vocal therapy – treatment using various vocal techniques. And it’s not necessary to sing like Bartolly or Caruso. It is not a matter of a strong set voice, or even of a perfect ear. The fact is that every vocal sound has a certain effect on a particular organ. And, knowing this, you can compose a set of therapeutic vocal exercises for yourself. This is what we’ll talk about in the article. Continue reading
You can talk about music endlessly! With you, Irina Ivaskiv. I love modern music, I try to follow the latest in this area. But the heart is always drawn to the classics. Some kind of unique, touching, magically bewitching, bare-real, eternal. Both simple and deep overnight. And warm, like the first days of autumn, and dousing with a cold shower … The more you plunge into classical music, the more difficult it is to listen to today’s “musi-pusi-smoki-jagi”. Every lover of the classics has his own circle of favorite composers. And I have them: Bach, Beethoven, Handel … This is a long list. And Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky is in it. In this article, I wanted to acquaint you with little-known facts from the life and work of a talented teacher, an extraordinary professional composer, and an ingenious music critic. Continue reading