Imagine if other professions were divided by fach as well
"Light lyric coloratura dentist"
"Income tax Heldenlawyer"
Lyric hairstylist with an extension.
A few details from the Standard of Ur.
Found in southern Iraq, and dating to about 2600-2400 BCE, the Standard of Ur depicts one of the earliest representations of a Sumerian army.
When cells look up…
No wonder they have such a Golgi complex.
Image source: Imgur user macropod (aka Macrosopic Solutions)
Dorky Selfie Queen
La vita è inferno all’infelice… O tu che in seno agli angeli from Verdi’s La forza del destino, sung by Giuseppe di Stefano.
Mild und leise from Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde, sung by Birgit Nilsson.
Dunque io son from Rossini’s Il barbiere di Siviglia, sung by Teresa Berganza and Rolando Panerai.
Black manuscripts - actually on parchment that was painted black - are amongst the rarest manuscripts we have. At the end of the fifteenth century at the court of Burgundy they were popular for a while. Well known is the black hours in the Morgan Library, but barely known is the black manuscript in Brussels (KB 9085) with dance melodies. On a black ground the notes were drawn in silver while the text was written in gold. Underneath the golden text, silvery letters indicate the dance steps.
Invitation to an open rehearsal of Shostakovich’s Symphony No. 8, Moscow State Symphony Orchestra. Evgeny Mravinsky conducting. November 3rd 1943.