This man got into the top thirty of the greatest Britons, became one of the best vocalists of all time, while he refused the award of the Commander of the British Empire and the knight’s title, saying that this was not at all what he worked all his life. That was David Bowie.
To those who are familiar with the music of David Bowie superficially, it may seem that apart from glam rock and electronics, he no longer does anything. Continue reading
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 Slipak lived, though short, but as heroic as the mythological characters. He gave the audience the rarest and most exceptional singing art. He was considered a real vocal miracle, and many teachers simply dreamed of working with Vasily in their class.
Vasily Slipak was an extremely gifted opera singer, he had a subtle and boundless vocal vibrato that drove the audience crazy. It was impossible to understand how such a powerful voice fits in such a slender and young performer. Continue reading
For the stunning lyrical repertoire of the Irish singer Chris de Burg has long been nicknamed the most romantic European performer. For more than a dozen years his work excites the female hearts of the whole world with genuine sensuality, and the albums are sold with enviable circulations. But wherever a singer comes in with a solo concert, the public invariably asks to perform the long-legendary composition “Lady in Red”. This ballad assigned him the title of the last romantic of modern show business. Chris de Burgh is flattered by such recognition by the audience, because he does not get tired of repeating that he composes music and sings for the joy of his fans. Continue reading