Fate gave Oleg Anofriev many different roles. He brilliantly made the seemingly incredible – in one film he created more than ten brilliant images. He had what distinguished him from many. Nature gave him a wonderful voice, which almost everyone knows in our country. As a rule, his stage or song hero is a simple, ordinary guy, he is always “ours”, familiar, seen somewhere, possibly living among us. Oleg Anofriev called him “my wise simpleton.”
Military childhood of Oleg Anofriev
However, the “simpleton” is not so simple. The future actor, singer and composer Oleg Anofriev, a hereditary Muscovite by birth, was born in Gelendzhik on July 20, 1930. As he himself joked, by mistake. The fact is that his dad, the head physician of one of the largest Moscow factories, was sent to the sanatorium for the summer and took his Continue reading
The unique compositional style of Yuri Saulsky is recognizable from the first chords, and his songs helped to light up more than one pop star of the Soviet period. A special path of the work of the composer-songwriter is orchestral pop-jazz music. It was this stylistic tandem that turned out to be Saulsky’s real discovery. Films, ballets, musicals, performances and many other directions were under the power of his musical talent.
Legend of domestic jazz, innovator and progressive composer. All this is Yuri Saulsky. He was born in a family of Moscow intellectuals on October 23, 1928. Mom sang in the Alexander Sveshnikov Academic Choir, and Dad was a lawyer and played the piano beautifully. The father introduced his son to the classics, but the boy raved about jazz Continue reading
Great music should be accessible to a large audience – under this motto, the great composer of the second half of the 20th century and the present, Rodion Shchedrin, creates. None of his contemporaries have been able to develop the themes of their native country so widely in their work. Almost all of his ballets and operas are written on the stories of prominent writers – Chekhov, Gogol, Nabokov, Tolstoy, Leskov, and professional musicians call Shchedrin the king of a modern orchestra.
Since childhood, next to the great
The creative fate of the composer has developed under the influence of the family. His father – Konstantin Shchedrin – had absolute pitch and unique ability to remember kmpositor Rodion Shchedrinmuzyku after the first listening. Once Continue reading