Calendar of holidays and events for the week of 14 to 20 September
    Calendar of holidays and events for the week of 14 to 20 September will reveal information about important and significant holidays of the Church calendar, the people's will,…

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Bright Holland: flower FESTIVAL
Day 3: Breakfast. Departure to Germany. The move to Berlin. ATTENTION! DUE TO THE RESTRICTION OF MOVEMENT OF BUSES IN THE CENTRE OF BERLIN IS A WALKING TOUR. Tour –…

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Festival GG Jazz II. The fall in the rhythm of JAZZ

 

International jazz festival GG ( Garanian Gatov ) Jazz — 2012, held in December last year, has become a landmark event for all fans of quality music of the South of Russia. He attracted the attention and interest of the lovers of high art to the culture of jazz.

The autumn will become saturated and bright time for Krasnodar music lovers, because from 4 to 9 November will be held the second international jazz festival GG Jazz II . The organizers of this event are the Austrian non-profit cultural partnership World J. A. M. and Krasnodar creative Association “Premiere”.

A whole week Krasnodar will live in the rhythm of jazz! The main idea of the festival has not changed: the organizers will continue to present the Krasnodar public with the fullness and richness of styles and directions of modern jazz music, will show the diversity of bands and solo performers and, of course, provide an opportunity to plunge into the atmosphere of the creative drive, which reigns on the stage, when they are playing virtuoso and talented musicians. The concept and format of the festival this year has not changed.

“We tried to expand the scope of the project and to raise the bar of the festival. This year it will last for a week, will cover several music venues in the city and beyond, but, more importantly, will attract even more bright constellation of legendary Continue reading

The Most unusual festivals in the world by Time magazine

 

The Time magazine presented a series of photographs titled the World’s Wackiest Holidays . devoted to the most unusual holidays and festivals from different corners of our planet. For example, the monkey festival in Thailand.

Monkey Banquet (Monkey Buffet) in the province of lop Buri . Each year approximately 600 monkeys are invited to the dinner, which consists of a variety of fruits and vegetables. Monkey feast is held in honor of the God Rama, who according to the legend, along with the monkey army defeated many of his opponents.

The festival of colors in new Delhi (The Festival of Colors) — Indian national holiday in honor of the arrival of spring, the celebration of the expulsion of evil and the rebirth of life. It is celebrated for 2 days on a full moon. According to the legend, on this day died the evil demon Holika. On this day in each city hosts its celebration, everywhere lit bonfires, symbolizing the end of winter and the death of evil spirits. Fire burn an effigy of Holika, throw the fruits seasonal harvest — grain, coconuts, etc. in the Morning people go to the street, and the fun begins — all drench each other with colored water of the red, green, yellow, blue and black colour and throws colored powders.

Tomatina (Tomatina) in the village of buñol — famous “tomato massacre”. This is one of the most Continue reading

Boldino autumn – final concert

This evening before the audience was and Nizhny Novgorod artists, and their colleagues from other Russian cities, and musicians from South Korea. Arias and scenes from famous operas, Adagio and pas de Deux from audience favorite ballets, romances on poems by Pushkin – the concert’s repertoire was designed for the most discerning viewer.

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– Festival “Boldin autumn” every year is gaining momentum, says the winner of all – Russian and International competitions, twice winner of the prize “Creative success”, laureate of Nizhny Novgorod Tatiana Garmashova. Every time it is an exciting holiday that is of continuing interest to the viewer.

– The atmosphere of the theater festival, attentive, sensitive viewers, all this sets the actor to show himself as fully as possible, with the best hand, said the winner of the International competition the actress of the Moscow academic musical theatre of a name of Stanislavsky and Nemirovich-Danchenko Olga Poltoratskaya.

Guests from South Korea – four beautiful soprano and conductor, Professor But tai Cheol – brought on “Boldin autumn” his musical gift.

– We love the poetry of Pushkin, we decided to make Continue reading