Top 5: the Best music festivals of the world
  Pukkelpop, Belgium In a tiny Belgian town Kiewit, hidden in the outskirts of Hasselt, does not have its own airport. But this is a minor annoyance – not a…

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this Ongoing unrest in the Brazilian resort town of El Salvador threatened the holding of the national holiday - the world-famous carnival . The wave of violence triggered by a…

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The Festival “Moscow autumn”

 

Moscow — one of the largest centers of world music.

The city in which they lived Tchaikovsky, Taneyev, Rachmaninov, Scriabin, Shostakovich and Prokofiev, Aram Khachaturian and Myaskovsky, Sviridov, Schnittke, Denisov, Berinsky and Weinberg.

The festival “Moscow autumn”, which takes place this year in 25 times, confided in his opus the greatest masters of musical modernity, among which Sofia Gubaidulina, Nikolai Karetnikov, Rodion Shchedrin, Tikhon Khrennikov, Andrei Eshpai, Pierre Boulez, Karlheinz Stockhausen, Mauricio Kagel and other famous musicians.

On the evening of memory of the past masters, sound works classics music of the twentieth century, Sergei Prokofiev, Dmitry Shostakovich, Georgy Sviridov, Igor Stravinsky… steel Bright events programs and Schnittke Xenakis.

The festival is obliged to the head of the organization as a composer, Boris Terent’ev (75-87 years). It was he, thanks to his authority, great endurance, skill and ability to convince conceived to bring the matter to an end, could do something that was not able to realize Continue reading

Bright celebrations on the planet

 

“Vivid childhood planet”

In the Central square of the village Kushnarenkovo district was held the festival “vivid Childhood planet”, dedicated to the International children’s day.

How wonderful that the younger generation has its own holiday! At the appointed time of the celebration to the square of the area began to approach the children with their parents, siblings, grandparents, teachers. Thanks to adults who have left their holiday without attention and the youngest Kushnarenko – arrived by private transport: wheelchairs and three-wheeled bikes.

With words of welcome addressed chief specialist of the regional Department of education Ramil Isakova. She talked about how can spend time with the children in our area, what the camp will be available. She also wished everyone a good and happy summer holiday.

Further for kids began a long-awaited theatrical performance. Employees of the House of pioneers and schoolchildren in bright and colourful costumes professionally involved in the kids in fun games and competitions. Clowns in the face Natalya Ivanova, Irina Khabibullina, Lyudmila Valiyeva and Gulshat Safina made puzzles, played “Hockey”, has organized exciting events of “Cutting gifts”. Entertained the children and Gulnara Continue reading

Carnival Brazil

 

Brazilian carnival – it is a celebration that has some religious basis. First, the carnival is held before Lent, namely 40 days before Easter. A kind of the symbol of the renunciation of carnal pleasures, farewell to them.

Since the whole of Brazil has Portuguese roots, and the holiday itself went from carnival, which the Portuguese carried out at home. By the way, the date of the match.

Secondly, the carnival is associated with pagan traditions, art lovers can find in it and ancient roots, and the elements of dance from the middle ages, and, of course, masquerades, who is back in fashion in the Renaissance.

The first carnival was held in the seventeenth century, and in a few centuries he acquired the features of a European holiday. At the same time there were many of the characters, without which today’s carnival is simply impossible to imagine.

The carnival is held throughout Brazil. In each of the regions, their traditions, for example, the carnival in Rio de Janeiro at carnival are the only professional dancers Sambo, and in the North-East of the country still remained the tradition of the street carnival, when the dance is attended by all who wish.

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