Tag Archives: Arturo Toscanini

Ethel Merman – First Lady of Musical Comedy

Day 254 of Colourisation Project – January 16 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Irving Berlin once described her as “the best, you give her a bad song, and she’ll … Continue reading

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Richard Strauss – Reluctant Nazi?

Day 124 of Colourisation Project – September 8 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. 65 years ago this day, September 8, 1949, German composer, Richard Georg Strauss passed away. Considered a … 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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