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

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MSTISLAV ROSTROPOVICH - CITIZEN OF THE WORLD
The greatest academic musician of the last century, Mstislav Rostropovich, not only had a unique performing talent, but was also a very principled person. He was not afraid to speak…

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SEAN LENNON: UNKNOWN MUSICIAN OF FAMOUS PARENTS
The whole world knows the legendary parents of Sean Lennon - Yoko Ono and John Lennon. The harder it is for him to prove to the world that he is…

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STAS NAMIN – SOVIET ROCK CULTURAL INNOVATOR

Stas Namin managed to become a legend and cult character of the whole cultural stratum of the second half of the 20th century, so he does not need any special ideas. The first name and last name are already quite self-sufficient. Musician, producer, artist, photographer, director, traveler and innovator of various directions of creativity. The list of his occupations and merit is endless. He himself believes that what matters is not versatility, but the result and achievements in each of these areas.

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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 most beloved, therefore, his nickname appeared consonant - Myth. But the life of Vasily…

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Conductor Igor Blazhkov - about Stravinsky, about modern music, about Shostakovich and about yourself
A student of the Mravinsky Kyiv resident Igor Blazhkov, who recently celebrated his eightieth birthday, is known to a whole generation of Soviet music lovers as one of the main…

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SENIOR COMPOUND MONTSERRAT CABLE
Montserrat Caballe is destined to be the last of the caste of great opera divas of the twentieth century. At one time, Maria Callas was given the epithet Divine, and…

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