THE PRESENT MUSHKETER MIKHAIL BOYARSKY
The popularly beloved D’Artagnan, Mikhail Boyarsky, is celebrating its 65th anniversary this year. The actor himself doesn’t like noisy festivities, he prefers to spend such days on the stage in…

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VICTOR CHOI - RUPOR CHANGE
Sometimes it is difficult for us to even explain how Viktor Tsoi could deserve such a nationwide love. He wrote music and sang songs that awakened people, removed from their…

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LAST ROMANTIC CHRIS DE BURG
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…

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passionately passionate

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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ANDREY MAKAREVICH – “MACHINIST” ROCK-PAROVOZ

Andrei Makarevich is first of all known as the founder of the legendary “Time Machine”, from which he went from being a musical underground to the status of the master of Russian rock. But a well-known musician is talented, much like a “true” real creator. He writes poems, music and paintings, and also produces, works in television and scuba diving. And this is not all, in which the personality of Andrei Vadimovich is revealed.

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Andrei Makarevich was born on December 11, 1953 in the family of a famous architect, professor of the Moscow architectural institute, author of several monuments. Continue reading

THE QUEEN OF THE OPERA – GALINA VISHNEVSKAYA

Her work embodies the whole era, so bright and exciting it turned out to be. The life of the great Galina Vishnevskaya was just as rich. The tragic pages of her biography were intertwined with world fame, and sorrows and sufferings – with real love. On stage, she created not just theatrical images, but unsurpassed examples of opera art, which, coupled with the incredible ups and downs of Galina Vishnevskaya’s personal life, could serve as a plot for an opera or a classic novel. Her emotional manner of execution melted somewhat chilly operatic art, made it closer and more understandable to the viewer. And this is not her only merit in the world of beauty. Continue reading

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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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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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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