En L’An 2000 is a series of visionary illustrations of the year 2000 from Paris’ World Exhibition in 1900.
At the turn of the previous century, a group of French artists were asked to imagine the year 2000 by illustrating what kinds of scientific and everyday design inventions progress might bring the worl...
Dancing their way to freedom: 4 great Soviet ballet defectors
The dancers who left their friends, families – and wives – to flee the USSR. he 19th New York International Fringe Festival, held on August 14-30, will host the world premiere of “To Dance” – a musica...
Jon Cryer on Ashton, Mila Wedding: "I Did Not Make a Scene"
Jon Cryer sounded off on former costar Ashton Kutcher's top-secret weekend nuptials to Mila Kunis, tweeting that he was at the wedding Such a supportive on-screen ex-husband! Jon Cryer took to Twitte...
George Balanchine
Balanchine's first American ballet, Serenade (1934), was choreographed for his students. An ideal manifestation of Tchaikovsky's soaring Serenade for Strings...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Apollo
This ballet depicts Apollo, the young god of music, who is visited and instructed by three Muses: Calliope, Muse of poetry, whose symbol is a tablet; Polyhym...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Serenade
Balanchine's first American ballet, Serenade (1934), was choreographed for his students. An ideal manifestation of Tchaikovsky's soaring Serenade for Strings...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Ballo della Regina, clip 1
Created by the legendary George Balanchine for New York City Ballet in 1978, Ballo della Regina is a virtuoso set of variations, comparable to the bel canto ...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Rubies
Rubies Choreography by George Balanchine © The George Balanchine Trust A ballet in three parts, George Balanchine's Jewels was premiered by New York City Bal...
George Balanchine - George Balanchine's Symphony in C
George Balanchine's dazzling Symphony in C is a stunning showpiece for Houston Ballet's full company. Symphony in C Choreography by George Balanchine © The G...
Regina Spektor
Regina Spektor Samson Directed by Peter Sluszka Regina's new album 'What We Saw from the Cheap Seats' is available now: http://smarturl.it/whatwesawitunesy...
Sergey Brin
Search Engines: Technology, Society, and Business. The World Wide Web brings much of the world's knowledge into the reach of nearly everyone with a computer ...
Yul Brynner
This commercial aired after Yul Brynner's death. Now that I'm gone, I tell you: Don't smoke, whatever you do, just don't smoke.
Vladimir Horowitz
Vladimir Horowitz plays piano concerto number 3. This is first part.
Mstislav Rostropovich - Bach Cello Suite No. 1
DVD available from http://amzn.to/wINQla Mstislav Rostropovich plays the Prelude from Bach's Cello Suite No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007. Filmed at the Basiliqu...
Mikhail Baryshnikov
My Creativity videoclip Music and vocal: Svetlana Surganova Verses: Joseph Brodsky.
Mstislav Rostropovich
Buy this DVD at: http://amzn.to/vIZ1fn Mstislav Rostropovich playing Allemande from Johann Sebastian Bach's Cello Suite No.1 (BWV 1007) Rest in peace, Maestr...
En L’An 2000 is a series of visionary illustrations of the year 2000 from Paris’ World Exhibition in 1900.
At the turn of the previous century, a group of French artists were asked to imagine the year 2000 by illustrating what kinds of scientific and everyday design inventions progress might bring the worl...
Dancing their way to freedom: 4 great Soviet ballet defectors
The dancers who left their friends, families – and wives – to flee the USSR. he 19th New York International Fringe Festival, held on August 14-30, will host the world premiere of “To Dance” – a musica...
Nikoghos Tahmizian
Nikoghos Tahmizian (1926–2011, Armenian: Նիկողոս Թահմիզյան; also spelled: Nikogos Tahmizyan) was an Armenian musicologist, theorist and historian. His professional accomplishments were to de...
Nikoghos Tahmizian - Wikipedia
Jon Cryer on Ashton, Mila Wedding: "I Did Not Make a Scene"
Jon Cryer sounded off on former costar Ashton Kutcher's top-secret weekend nuptials to Mila Kunis, tweeting that he was at the wedding Such a supportive on-screen ex-husband! Jon Cryer took to Twitte...
Eduard Schmieder
Eduard Schmieder (born 2 May 1948 in Lviv, Soviet Union) is a violinist, teacher and conductor. He is a highly regarded violin pedagogue. Lord Yehudi Menuhin said, "Eduard Schmieder is one of the out...
Eduard Schmieder - Wikipedia
Angela Sarafyan
Angela Sarafyan (Armenian: Անժելա Սարաֆյան) is an Armenian American actress. She is sometimes credited as Angela Sarafian.
Sarafyan was born in Yerevan, Armenian SSR, and moved with her parent...
Angela Sarafyan - Wikipedia
Semyon Bychkov (conductor)
Semyon Mayevich Bychkov (Russian: Семён Маевич Бычков, [sʲɪˈmʲɵn ˈmaɪvʲɪtɕ bɨtɕˈkof]; born November 30, 1952) is a Soviet-born conductor.
Born in Leningrad (now St. Petersburg) to Jewish paren...
David Neiman
David Neiman (1921–2004) was a Rabbi, archaeologist, and renowned scholar in the fields of Biblical Studies, Jewish History, and the long and often complicated relationship between the Catholic ...
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Sergei Dovlatov
Sergei Donatovich Dovlatov-Mechik (Russian: Серге́й Дона́тович Довла́тов; September 3, 1941 in Ufa, USSR – August 24, 1990 in New York City) was a Russian journalist and writer.
Dovlatov was b...
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Alexander Kazhdan
Alexander Petrovich Kazhdan (Russian: Алекса́ндр Петро́вич Кажда́н; 3 September 1922 – 29 May 1997) was a Soviet-American Byzantinist.
Born in Moscow, Kazhdan was educated at the Pedagogical I...