Category Archives: Opera

Gioachino Rossini – Maestro Chef

Day 190 of Colourisation Project – November 13 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Today marks the anniversary of the death of one of the world’s finest composers 146 years … Continue reading

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Ida Cook – Sister of Mercy

Day 109 of Colourisation Project – August 24 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Ida Cook born 24 August 1904 in Sunderland, England was a British campaigner for Jewish refugees and … Continue reading

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Bertolt Brecht – Father of Epic Theatre

Day 99 of Colourisation Project – August 14 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. On this day, 14 August 1956,  Bertolt Brecht, one of  Germany’s most influential poets and playwrights of … Continue reading

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Enrico Caruso – the King of Tenors

Day 87 of Colourisation Project – August 2 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Idolized by millions throughout the world, Enrico Caruso died this day, August 2 in 1921. Universally acclaimed … Continue reading

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