🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (3) – analysis

The title refers to ‘Bohemian’, (Bohemia was part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire) which denotes an unconventional person involved in the arts, and ‘Rhapsody’, a fantasy which follows a certain operatic logic, and may be considered as a distortion of Franz Liszt’s “Hungarian Rhapsody”. Its lyrics progress through the central character’s understanding of his condition. Intro… Read More 🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (3) – analysis

🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (2) – commentary

    “Bohemian Rhapsody” was written by Freddie Mercury for Queen’s 1975 album “A Night at the Opera”. The song is unusual for a popular single and consists of several sections combining disparate musical styles: it is a six-minute suite without a chorus, which begins with an introduction, then goes into a ballad segment, an… Read More 🎵 Bohemian Rhapsody 🎵 (2) – commentary

Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody”- the film (1)

  Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody” – the biographical film about the British rock band Queen, which follows Mercury’s life, until their Live Aid performance at Wembley Stadium in 1985. 🎞️🎞️🎞️🎞️🎞️ Freddie Mercury ‘s real name was Farrokh Bulsara: he was born in the British protectorate of Zanzibar in 1946 into a Parsi family. The… Read More Freddie Mercury and “Bohemian Rhapsody”- the film (1)

Golden Globes🏆🏆

Queen movie “Bohemian Rhapsody” was the surprise winner of two major prizes at Sunday’s Golden Globe Awards. The Freddie Mercury biopic took home the trophies for best film drama and best drama actor for its star Rami Malek, who played the late frontman. BBC News – 7 January 2019   (… to be continued)