Andrea et Théko maîtresses de la Barricade


Concert Andrea Bucko et Theko Paradjanova à la Barricade Belleville dimanche 8 mai 2016 6 bancs, 6 fauteuils, quelques places debout à côté de l'escalier, 3 petites lampes, un piano droit, une guitare, deux micros, une toute petite scène, pas mal de pénombre et puis, un public chaleureux et aussi Théko (Paradjanova) et Andrea (Buckova). …

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The melody is the message


Interview with the Slovakian singer Andrea Bucko about her third album Polarity, Bratislava, 2015 With her studio album « Polarity », which is her second, the Slovak singer Andrea Bucko recorded in Bratislava and signed in 2015 an opus which dark cover illustrates perfectly the great mastery this young multitalented artist acquired in the expression of lyrical feelings. …

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Paljon onnea vaan Jean Sibelius


Celebrating the 150th Birthday of Jean Sibelius, Finnish composer, the 8th of December 2015   The year 2015 marked the 150th Birthday of two important Northern European composers. It started the 9th of June when the Danes celebrated their great composer Carl Nielsen (1865-1931). https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/-Dy1qHjj27js/VXW8Q-8ENOI/AAAAAAAAfJg/Mt02TX3jSq8/s640-Ic42/D71_0991.JPG Concert at the Danish Foundation, Paris (source : Cyrille Clément) https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/5/5d/Carl_Nielsen_c._1908_-_Restoration.jpg

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Modernity And Depth Of A Spiritual Travel


Comment on the Byzantine Mosaic, Cycle of pieces for the solo piano by Svetislav Božić interpreted by Jasmina Kulaglich, piano Naxos, 2012 In my on-going journey through European culture, I recently met with what, at first sight, appeared to be a musical gem and I hope that I shall fully share here the good reasons …

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