Unnamed queen of jazz - Larisa Dolina
• An unnamed jazz queen - Larisa Dolina
There are names that, like comets flying in the starry skies of glory, but there are those that appeared on it, linger for a long time and become a legend. And if it comes to the executors of the Soviet modern jazz, the first comes to mind is the name of a talented singer and a charming woman, Larisa Dolina. Re-reading the biography of this unsurpassed singer, runs into many quite difficult moments. And ask questions, and whence she took power, despite many life's troubles and frustrations.
Was born in a Jewish family of Alexander Kudelmana, the girl has a small increased became ill. In Baku, where he was born and Larissa, she lived with her parents in difficult conditions in the basement, the sun is almost did not go. It did not escape the chronic bronchitis, which was a consequence of the previously transferred pertussis, and who still occasionally reminds himself. A few years later the family moved to sunny Odessa, where the girl and began to take its first steps as a singer.
The Jewish surname Larissa did not really like, and she decided to take the maiden name of her mother, Galina, which is familiar to all of us to this day. Years passed and Larissa have already learned in ninth grade, when she accidentally got to the audition in the then well-known ensemble "The Wave", where he had great success. Through her voice, she was able to achieve what others could not, namely to complete ten years of correspondence, to be able to work in an ensemble. After two years of work in a team, she got a job as a singer in a famous restaurant of Odessa, who was in one of the central hotels of the city. At Odessa resorts and then came various sizes celebrities who stay at a hotel have the opportunity to enjoy this rare voice.
Proposals Larissa was a lot, but she chose one of them and decided to move to Yerevan from Odessa. Thus began her work in the ensemble "Armina". At the Second All-Russia competition of the Soviet song performers in 1978 saw the singer known at that time Anatoly Kroll, who was the director of the ensemble "Contemporary".
Personal singer's life has been not so well, as it was on the stage. Although all three of her husband - the musicians. The first marriage brought her only daughter, but the couple could not live together, so the spacecraft her husband was fond of alcohol. A second marriage also bring joy and understanding. It was only the third time, I want to believe luck Larisa Dolina, although many say that the last few years are not going smoothly in their family, but the Larissa says they have everything in order. Larisa Dolina, in addition to the performance of jazz songs, popular songs, and dabbled in film as an actress. And that she managed perfectly. This wonderful film "We Are from Jazz", which sounded so much music, pleasantly surprised the audience when they saw him in the Valley, to perform the role of the singer from distant Cuba, Fernandez Clementina. In many movies and cartoons sounds of her voice, and there are more than seventy. In addition to all this diverse activity and employment, Larisa Dolina finds time for her granddaughter Alexandra, which does not cease to spoil, and to take with you on a variety of festivals and concerts. Hopefully, baby, appearing with her famous grandmother at events such as passionately love music and singing, and would be a worthy heir to the beloved Larisa Dolina.