The essential sound grammar of Arvo Pärt, BBVA Foundation award

Arvo Pärt is the world’s most performed living contemporary composer according to the specialist magazine ‘Bachtrack’. For “cultivating an original language that has led him to create a unique sound world”, the Estonian musician who revolutionized musical grammar, adds to his honors the Frontiers of Knowledge award in his music and opera category. Awarded by […]

Composer Arvo Pärt, BBVA Foundation’s Frontiers of Knowledge award

ABC Madrid Updated:03/31/2020 12: 23h save Arvo Pärt (Paide, Estonia, 1935) has been awarded the BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge award in the Music and Opera category. The jury, which as a consequence of the COVID-19 health crisis, has electronically assessed the 37 applications received, has awarded the Estonian composer “for cultivating an original language […]

Moscow confines all its inhabitants to stop the coronavirus

The Mayor of Moscow, Sergey Sobianin, has just decreed the general home confinement for all the inhabitants of the capital starting tomorrow Monday in order to stop the coronavirus pandemic. It is the first Russian city to adopt such a measure. Already since last Thursday, Muscovites over 65 or with chronic diseases were ordered to […]

Moscow confines all its inhabitants to stop the coronavirus

The Mayor of Moscow, Sergey Sobianin, has just decreed the general home confinement for all the inhabitants of the capital starting tomorrow Monday in order to stop the coronavirus pandemic. It is the first Russian city to adopt such a measure. Already since last Thursday, Muscovites over 65 or with chronic diseases were ordered to […]

This is inside a high-class house in the capital of North Korea | ICON Design

Despite its celebrated (and even sadly comical) secrecy, we know a few things about the mysterious North Korea. Thanks to novels like The orphan, by Adam Johnson (Seix Barral, 2014; winner of the Pulitzer), essays such as Dear leader, by Barbara Demick (Turner, 2011) and comics like Pyongyang, From Guy Delisle (Astiberri, 2005), we know […]

Fairfax County man dies from Coronavirus – NBC4 Washington

In Fairfax County, Virginia, a sixty-year-old man is the third person to die in the state from the coronavirus novel. The patient acquired COVID-19 through contact with a previously reported case, Fairfax County Health Department said in a statement. His cause of death was respiratory failure due to the disease. Two other men died on […]

Who gets the most credit: Brady or Belichick? – NBC Boston

From 2001 to 2019, the New England Patriots have won the AFC East 17 times. The other two years ended in a tie in first place. In that time frame, they went to 12 AFC championship games and nine Super bowls. Six have won. Bill Belichick and Tom Brady have been together for the entire […]