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Photos of the Infamous Soprano Rosa Ponselle (1897 – 1981)

Rosa Ponselle via last.fm

Rosa Ponselle (1897 – 1981), was an American operatic soprano with a large, opulent voice. She sang mainly at the New York Metropolitan Opera and is generally considered by music critics to have been one of the greatest sopranos of the past 100 years. 219 more words

Photographs

Philip

ORIGIN:
From the Greek “Philippos”, meaning “friend of horses”.

VARIATIONS and NICKNAMES:
Felip, Felipe, Filib, Filip, Filippos, Filippus, Flip, Phil, Phillip, Philippe, Philippos, Pilib, Pip, etc. 71 more words

English

Book highlights: F Scott Fitzgerald: The Princeton Years 1914-1920

Wandering around the stacks the other day, looking for research material to use for my next novel I stumbled on this book which I didn’t know existed. 279 more words

Fiction

Singin' In The Rain - Review

On 4th August 2014, I went to see Singin’ In The Rain at The Bristol Hippodrome with my friends Maddy and Nick. I’ve had the DVD for about three years and I love it! 547 more words

Music

The Great Gatsby

From  Alexus  Haddad

Title:  The Great Gatsby

Author:  F. Scott Fitzgerald

 A 1920s era setting in Long Island, NY. This is an amazing novel that tells of the corruption and looseness of the Roaring Twenties. 43 more words

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