The Song 'Hallelujah' Was Crying Out to Be Sung by Il Divo
Il Divo is a multinational operatic vocal group that mixes various styles to create beautiful musical pieces. Here, they cover Halllelujah , by Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen, which is always an incredibly beautiful song.
Il Divo's Astound Us All By Paying Homage to the King...
Il Divo are a multinational, classical crossover vocal group who have won a legion of fans since they formed in 2004. This performance sees them add a classical twist to the much loved Elvis Presley ballad 'Can't Help Falling In Love' and we are certain The King himself would approve.
World War II As It Has Rarely Been Seen - In Color!
Though color photography was invented decades before the start of World War II, it was still a rather niche process, which was a lot more expensive than black-and-white photography.
I've Never Heard A More a Beautiful Thank You to a Mother
The operatic group of Il Divo has quickly become one of my favorite musical groups. Even the most basic of songs comes our regal and majestic under their hands, vibrating with bottomless depths of emotion and meaning. This song, originally written and performed by Neal E.
When These 4 Sing Together, Their Music Touches Any Heart
Formed in the United Kingdom, the talented group Il Divo was discovered by the famous Simon Cowell. They have been touring and performing lately, and from what I've seen and heard already, they are fast becoming one of my favorite musical groups.
These Angelic Singers Will Take You to Another World...
Il Divo is a multinational operatic vocal group that mixes various styles to create beautiful musical pieces. Here, they cover Amazing Grace, and in my opinion, it's one of the most beautiful songs ever written. I must say, I don't think I've ever heard it sung with such power.
This Classical Music Collection Will Transform Your Day...
Click here to play all videos Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air Bach Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto Johannes Brahms Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77: II.
Timeless Quotes That Show the Staggering Power of Love
Romeo - Act II, Scene ii While delivering this line, Romeo is standing in the Capulets' garden, watching Juliet on her balcony. When she rests her cheek on her hand, he yearns to be her glove so that he might finally touch her.
Why Did Hitler Want to Destroy This New York Basement?
This is the incredible story of what begun as a trick to get more real-estate areas in New York, and became the hiding place of a key logistical asset for the US during World War II.
Classical Music: Enjoy 50 of the Greatest Masterpieces!
List of Classical pieces by order: 1 . 00:00 Strauss II – Voices of Spring 2 . 07:33 Bizet – Carmen: Les Toreadors 3 . 09:38 Tchaikovsky – The Nutcracker: Russian Dance 4 . 10:51 Mendelssohn – A Midsummer Night’s Dream: Wedding March 5 . 15:18 Mozart – Symphony No. 40: I.
The Man Who Saved 669 Children
Sir Nicholas Winton organised the rescue and passage to Britain of about 669, Czechoslovakian children, mostly Jewish, destined for the Nazi death camps before World War II in an operation known as the Czech Kindertransport. This video is the BBC Program "That's Life" aired in 1988.
The Bold and Powerful Paintings of Georgia O’Keeffe
Hibiscus with Plumeria, 1939 Source Jimson Weed II, 1932 Source Black Mesa Landscape, New Mexico - Out Back of Mary`s II Source Blue Morning Glories, 1935 and Leaves of a Plant, 1942 Source & Source [related_articles] Sky Above Clouds IV, 1965 Source Peru - Machu Picchu, Morning Light, 1957 and Pelvis
Famous Pieces From the Royal Jewelry Collection
Reigning British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, is said to have more than 300 pieces of jewelry in her personal collection - some 98 brooches, 46 necklaces, 34 pairs of earrings, 15 rings, 14 watches, and five pendants.
These Windows Into History Always Fascinate Me
Japan's fatal attack on Pearl Harbor, which caused the U.S. to enter the World War II, December 1941. A Japanese zero plane shot down over the pacific during world war II. These planes served the infamous kamikaze pilots.
The Real Story Behind the Most Famous War Poster
The story of women entering the manufacturing and workforce during World War II is interesting in and of itself, but did you ever wonder what’s the story behind the symbol of women riveters?
Look Back at These Iconic Royal Wedding Photos
Or that Queen Elizabeth II used ration stamps to buy the fabric for her wedding dress? It was 1947, only two years after World War II ended and times were difficult for everyone, royal or not.
She Makes Beautiful Sculptures out of Leaves and Crochet
Halves II View this post on Instagram A post shared by Susanna Bauer (@susanna_bauer) on Jul 17, 2018 at 6:00am PDT 7. Patchwork View this post on Instagram A post shared by Susanna Bauer (@susanna_bauer) on Jul 23, 2018 at 5:27am PDT 8.
The Secret Plan: If the Queen of England Dies...
This video answers the question of what happens when Queen Elizabeth II dies and Prince Charles becomes the new king. Operation London Bridge is a name for British protocols that must be followed when the Queen passes and Prince Charles comes to the throne.
Bavaria: Land of Beautiful Castles, Palaces and Fortresses
Despite its resemblance to a medieval fortress, Neuschwanstein was built in the 19th century at the initiative of Ludwig II, the king of Bavaria infamous for being more interested in building beautiful palaces than ruling his kingdom.
Meet the Robot that Will Change Seniors' Lives
In comes Stevie II, a robot already used in some nursing homes, doing routine and mundane tasks that free the human staff to be... well, more human! Take a look at this incredible robot that represents a new generation of machines that make our life easier.
These 10 Invaluable World Treasures Were Never Recovered
Faberge created at least 50 such priceless art objects for the Russian Imperial family as a yearly Easter present for the Empress Maria Feodorovna and the Empress Alexandra Feodorovna from the Tsars Alexander III and Nicholas II from 1885 to 1916.
Is a Traditional Japanese House Your Style?
The house was built in 1919 by a very rich family and it is rare to find such a well preserved building that survived both the Great Kanto Earthquake in 1923 and the fire bombings in World War II. A must see if you like Japanese architecture and homes. Is a Traditional Japanese House Your Style?
Ford GT40: The Car the Blue Oval Built to Smash Ferrari
The boss of the Ford Motor Company, Henry Ford II, had wanted his company to be represented at the Le Mans 24 Hours race since the early 1960s, but Ford had no experience and even less know-how about taking victory at this most grueling of races.
The 10 Greatest British Monarchs in History
Charles II, 1660–85 Referred to as the Merry Monarch by his subjects, Charles II was one of the most beloved kings of England.