Mit Hilfe des Herrn: Die aus Sizilien stammende Ordensschwester Cristina Scuccia (25) hat die italienische Castingshow "The Voice of Italy" gewonnen. Nach ihrem Sieg betete sie mit den Zuschauern das Vater Unser. Mehr Bilder des Tages auf: http://www.nachrichten.at/nachrichten/bilder_des_tages/cme10133,1072989 (Bild: EPA)
1969 The American Studio Sessions "On the Burt Bacharach-Bob Hilliard penned, 'Any Day Now,' the blend of Elvis’ searing vocal with exquisite backing vocals and the songs’ inherent wax and wane beat almost singlehandedly eradicates the musical barrenness and lost opportunity which typified many of Elvis’s recordings in the 1960s. You can almost feel Elvis flying away with the beautiful bird which underpins one level of the song."
Now in its 28th year, the classical Christmas concert will offer this year a program and a really exceptional cast. With the Rai National Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Steven Mercurio, and the chorus of the Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, directed by Ciro Visco, will perform numerous solo voices in a typically Christmas music program. http://www.rai.tv/dl/replaytv/replaytv.html?day=2013-12-25&ch=1&v=307026&vd=2013-12-25&vc=1#day=2013-12-25&ch=1&v=307026&vd=2013-12-25&vc=1
Men of the week this time around are a bit of a throwback. Nat King Cole and Frank Sinatra, your smooth demeanor and slick lyrics would have made me one heck of a fan girl back in the day. May your legend carry on and may fedoras only grace the heads of those who are worthy.
Fury of Creation, PBS video 9:55 marking 400th birthday of Gian Lorenzo Bernini. Relates to Ecstasy of Saint Teresa. Cornaro Chapel, Church of Santa Maria della Vittoria. Rome, Italy. Gian Lorenzo Bernini. c. 1647–1652 C.E. Marble (sculpture); stucco and gilt bronze (chapel).
Actress Jennifer Jason Leigh poses during the photo call for the animated film 'Anomalisa' at the 72nd edition of the Venice Film Festival in Venice, Italy on Tuesday, Sept. 8, 2015. Jennifer Jason Leigh gives voice to a character in the film and will be appearing later this year in Quentin Tarantino's film 'The Hateful Eight.' Joel Ryan, IInvision/AP