New Orleans Jazz, Chicago Jazz, Dixieland
The earliest, New Orleans jazz is an inheritance of the tradition of marching brass bands with ensembles consisting of an impressive rhythm section (2-3 drummers, percussion, double bass), various winds…

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What every musician needs to know
Inspiring conversation with a young and actively developing musician about writing, fear of the stage, work in a group, classics and trends, club 27 and the highest purpose of music.…

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Evgeny Svetlanov - conductor, who is subject to Music
Yevgeny Svetlanov (1928 - 2002) - an outstanding conductor, composer and pianist. For 45 years he worked at the Bolshoi Theater, combining this tremendous creative activity with the leadership of…

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musical novel

JOHN LENNON – IDLE AT ALL TIMES

Who was John Lennon? Neither his contemporaries, nor we could give a definite answer. Many consider him a man who, with all his essence and musical talent, served the cause of peace and the fight against violence.

However, success in show business and entertainment industry has its price. John Lennon paid it in full.

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ALEXANDER VERTINSKY – RUSSIAN PIERO

Alexander Vertinsky created a very special genre of the musical novel – “Vertinsky songs”. At his concerts, some were crying, others were mockingly crooked, but there were no indifferent … “Upstairs,” they pretended that he had not returned, that he was not in the country. About him did not write and did not say a word. But the people loved Vertinsky, he traveled around the country several times, giving a total of more than 3 thousand concerts! .. Continue reading

Interesting music facts
Mozart's music The well-known Austrian composer Mozart, whose music is considered to be the pinnacle of world classics, composed “smart” music. Scientific studies have proven the fact that the music…

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EDITA DRINK: "NEVER LOVE IS LATE"
Edita Piekha's songs sound in many languages: Russian, French, Polish ... Different in mood and melodies, but similar in one: they are about love. These songs are not included in…

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How to start listening to Bach
“The Well-Tempered Clavier” is probably the most perfect piece in the history of music: two cycles of 24 preludes and fugues in all existing keys. The first Prelude in C…

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