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9 Interesting Facts About Frédéric Chopin

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9 Interesting Facts About Frédéric Chopin

Frédéric Chopin was Polish and a music composer and pianist of the Romantic era (around 1830). He was born in 1810 and grew up in Warsaw, Poland, and then moved to Paris for his adult life. Here are 9 illustred facts you may not know about the legendary Chopin :   Chopin played the piano in the dark Fryderyk Chopin only gave around thirty public performances, mostly because he was shy and loved the intimacy of the salon.Chopin played the piano in the dark throughout his entire life. He would always put out the candles in the room, and even...

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The S14 explained with drawings ( Nissan Silvia )

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The S14 explained with drawings ( Nissan Silvia )

What does "S14" means ? If you enter the "drift scene" you will hear about the iconic Nissan’s range of S platform models. Theses were built from 1976 to 2002 in Japan, with a crucial drifting element : the S cars were rear-wheel drive sports cars ! S is for Silvia (bluebird in Japanese) 14 is for the mark number 14 of the Nissan Car Model Silvia. Today, you can’t attend a drifting event without theses Japanese Bluebirds S13s, S14s and S15s. Here are 9 reasons what makes the Silvia S14 so popular : Lightweight and well balanced If you’re serious...

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Fun Facts : Marina and the Diamonds portrait explained

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Fun Facts : Marina and the Diamonds portrait explained

Marina Diamandis, better known to fans by her stage name Marina and the Diamonds knew she'd be famous!   Marina has Synesthesia Synesthesia is when you associate particular colors with musical notes and days of the week. She's had strange technicolor dreams which have inspired her music Synesthesia is essentially having one sensory pathway involuntarily link with another so that numbers or letters appear colored. Monday is blue, Corn is green, dog is yellow and pink is D sharp. She Wants To Write A Book On Women Growing up as tomboy in her childhood, Diamandis has confessed that her own...

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New website opening

New website opening

I've decided to switch to another website after 20 months with the previous one. I wasn't very satisfied with it : some options were missings and the design, not the way wanted. So I've tried something new and I'm personally happy with this new design (I'm in love with it) and after weeks of listing and updating the pictures, i finally open it. I still have 200 items to list but these will be added in the coming days (if there is a picture you don't find, please let me know, I'll list it asap). The great improvements you can...

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The Fender Stratocaster

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The Fender Stratocaster

The origin of this picture is from a fan who asked me if i could do a musical instrument. Well as the guitar is my favorite, i've headed for the emblematic electric guitar by fender. I didn't know waht to tell inside at first but i quickly connect the guitar to the Mr Jimi hendrix, the stratocaster guitar hero. So are the lyrics of the song "purple Haze" inside the picture, and the famous lyrics "excuse me while i kiss this guy / the sky " ( choose your version ! ). Other details inside are the hendrix chords (E7...

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