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Most expensive musical instruments

Most expensive musical instruments

10 most expensive musical instruments of the 21st century

Most expensive musical instruments in the world

Unique musical instruments regularly appear in the most famous auction houses. Vintage, made by famous craftsmen or belonged to the great musicians, they are one of the most sought-after items among collectors. And not only collectioners. In many countries there are special funds that collect rare musical instruments from around the world, and then provide them to the use of the lead performers. Not surprisingly, prices for such artifacts can reach transcendental heights. Forbes magazine compiled the list of most expensive musical instruments sold for the past 12 years.
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Russian ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov

Russian ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov

Russian ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov

Russian ballet dancer Mikhail Baryshnikov, one of the greatest ballet dancers in history, choreographer, and actor celebrates his 65th birthday today. Mikhail Baryshnikov was born on January 27, 1948, in Riga. At the age 12 he began studying at a local choreographic school. A few years later he studied at the Leningrad choreographic school. His teacher was Alexander Pushkin, mentor of Rudolf Nureyev. Baryshnikov made his first trip abroad in 1970, while in London, on tour with the Bolshoi Theater. In June 1974, while touring with a troupe of the Bolshoi Theatre in Toronto, he refused to get back to the USSR. Baryshnikov was guided by artistic rather than political motives.
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Tatyana Snezhina 1972-1995

Tatyana Snezhina 1972-1995

Tatyana Snezhina 1972-1995

Tatyana Snezhina 1972-1995

Russian lyrical singer, poet, composer, talented and beautiful person Tatyana Valerievna Snezhina (Pechyonkina) was born on May 14, 1972 into a family of a military officer. From her childhood Tatyana had to move to different cities from Lugansk to Kamchatka, Moscow and Novosibirsk. She graduated from Novosibirsk Medical Institute. Since childhood her main passion was music. She wrote poems, draw, sang, composed music. The first success was informal — she recorded home “music albums”, they spread among Moscow and Novosibirsk students. Her typed poems and prose had also become popular.
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Incomparable Mireille Mathieu

Incomparable Mireille Mathieu

Incomparable Mireille Mathieu

Famous, beautiful and incomparable Mireille Mathieu was born on July 22, 1946, in the French city of Avignon. The family of fourteen children, where Mireille was the eldest, lived in poverty. Music surrounded Mireille since childhood, her dad used to sing while working in his stonemason shop. To her father’s delight, Mireille Mathieu joined her father in singing and sounded like a canary. Finally he announced that Mireille would participate in a festival of Christmas hymn. For the first time the girl experienced a real thrill and deserved applause. And the first “fee” was candy stretched to her by dad.
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Little-known photographs of Nirvana

Little-known photographs of Nirvana

Little-known photographs of Nirvana. NIRVANA became a legend during the life of its leader, Kurt Cobain

Little-known photographs of Nirvana. I’d rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not, – said Kurt Cobain, and he was loved for who he was. NIRVANA became a legend during the life of its leader, Kurt Cobain. After April 1994 when Kurt committed suicide, the legendary cult status of the band has remained forever. The same as Pink Floyd, Deep Purple, Guns’n’Roses, Eagles, Nirvana forever has taken its strong and respected place on the pedestal of the world rock history. Nirvana has always had and will have fans, its music still echoes in the hearts of its listeners. Here’s a tribute to NIRVANA – little-known photographs and Kurt Cobain quotes.
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Beautiful pop singer Olga Seryabkina

beautiful pop singer Olga Seryabkina

Talented and beautiful pop singer Olga Seryabkina

Beautiful pop singer Olga Seryabkina
Olga Seryabkina, beautiful and talented girl, singer – songwriter, ballet dancer, sportswoman and interpreter was born on April 12, 1985 in Moscow. She is known as a member of girl pop group “Serebro”, which took the third place at the Eurovision Song Contest 2007. At age 7 Olga Seryabkina began taking ballet classes. At the age of 17, she got the rank of the candidate to the master of sports, and she took part in many international competitions. From 2004 to 2006 she worked as a backup singer/dancer for the Russian singer Iraklij. In 2008 Olga participated in “The stars motor racing” in Yarkhoma Park and was the winner.
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Blue Canary 60 years of history

Blue Canary 60 years of history

Blue Canary 60 years of history

Blue Canary 60 years of history
Blue Canary – brilliant, popular in the 50’s song, and now almost forgotten, the creation of Italian-born Vincenzo Fiorino (who worked in a team with Paul Whiteman). The lyrics of the song was translated into several languages and is represented in this set in a variety of versions recorded different years.
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