The extraordinary story of three Hungarian-Jewish sisters who were raised in Communist Budapest of the 1970s to be chess masters. The Polgar sisters did not choose to become the heroines of this story. It was their father, who, driven by his educational vision, determined their destiny before they were even born. László Polgár believed that "Geniuses are made, not born", and he set out to prove it. The canvas he chose was his three daughters. The medium he chose was chess. No kindergarten, no school… Three girls, isolated from the normal world of kids, studied and practiced chess – with surprising and remarkable results.
Susan Polgar became the first female Grandmaster at age 15—and it wasn't luck that got her there. Her use of tactics, combinations, and strategy during her games gave her the critical advantage she needed against her opponents. …
Now you can watch chess DVDs on your television or computer with Grandmaster Susan Polgar. Her acclaimed video Chess the Easy Way on DVD will get you started in chess quickly and easily, improving in natural steps. In clear and engaging style Susan Polgar also teaches Essential Chess Tactics, or you can watch chess DVDs about the opening and endgame in chess - anywhere you have a DVD drive!
Carmen meets Top of The Pops… The arrangements are by UK's Graham Preskett, whose musical credits include artists and projects such as Cher, Van Morrison, Tom Jones, Sir George Martin, and the Moulin Rouge Movie to name but a few.
Now, with classics and opera are enojying a new found popularity, this album will apeal both to opera lovers and modern audiences.