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Covid-19 stokes fears for UK music industry

Classically trained singers Mark Nathan and his partner Carolyn Holt had bookings stretching into next year until the coronavirus pandemic struck. Restrictions imposed because of the outbreak, including venue closures, have instead seen those concerts put on hold &#8212…
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Angolan artist Paulo Kapela died at 73

Angolan plastic artist Paulo Kapela, who “directly influenced” a generation of younger artists who claimed to be overseas, died on Tuesday from a disease, informed the Ministry of Culture, Tourism and Environment. Self-taught, the artist Paulo Kapela, born in…
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A painting by Leonardo da Vinci's main collaborator was found

A “penitent Magdalene” by Salai, Leonardo da Vinci’s main collaborator, will be auctioned on November 18 in Paris, after the revelation of its existence, announced a French expert. Few paintings by Salai are known, such as the “Christ the Redeemer”…
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Sean Connery widow reveals he had suffered from dementia

Iconic Scottish actor Sean Connery, who has died at the age of 90, suffered from dementia in his final years, his widow Micheline Roquebrune revealed on Sunday. Connery, famous for playing the original on-screen James Bond, passed away at his home in the Bahamas…