Festival of the Nibelungs (Die Nibelungen-Festspiele – “Di Nibelungen Festspiele”) opened in 2002 in worms (Worms) is one of the most important centers of intellectual, cultural and political events in Europe.
From the beginning the festival was a great success, and for several years was the most popular outdoor festival. On the steps in front of an impressive Vormskyy the Imperial Cathedral (Kaiserdom – “Kaiserdom”) gathers the most famous actors of theatre, film and television and show the diversity that carries the legacy of the Nibelungs.
All German media at the time of the festival only write about the impressive performances of this event. Every year it gathers more than 230 000 viewers watching live performances, and millions of TV viewers watching the performances on home screens or screens of the city.
The origins of the festival — the song of the Nibelungs
Many medieval traditions of the report of the Nibelungs (Nibelungen). The Nibelungs were the guardians of treasures. Their glorified all over the world work “the Song of Nibelungen” (Nibelungenlied – “Nibelungenlied”). It tells the story of how the treasure of the Nibelungs from the king and his sons moved to the hero Siegfried, when he, possessing Continue reading
“God created the world in six days and on the seventh day, he created Rio de Janeiro” – so say the Brazilians about their fabulously beautiful city. And yet God has given this nation an incredible musicality. Local residents have perfectly mastered the art to live life to the rhythm of Samba. And every year at the height of the Brazilian summer in Rio De Janeiro comes the CARNIVAL holiday, which has no equal anywhere in the world.
Hot country – hot people. The blood of the indigenous Indians and immigrants from Africa, the Portuguese and other Europeans have created an explosive mixture that flows in the veins of the Brazilians. The result was the famous carnivals in Rio – the feasts of the senses and sensuality.
The week of the Carnival – the endless parade of unique costumes and skill carefree people for whom this holiday – main in life. The carnival has its own rules. Each Samba school participates in the carnival, playing your own story. It is subordinate to a single topic: politics, nature, sports, art, music. The imagination of the organizers of the March are limited only requirement is that the topic must be Brazilian, be it a historic event, honoring famous personalities, Continue reading
The largest cultural event of world — class music festival “Crazy days” was first held in Yekaterinburg.
Within 3 days from 11 to 13 September orchestras and musicians of international value will represent the Urals his interpretation of the main theme of this year — passion. 6 stages, 70 concerts. The opening day sold more than 20 thousand tickets that demonstrates the enormous interest of the public to the festival. Knowledgeable audience have been waiting for the “Crazy days” in Russia. But this year the organizers on both sides managed to reach agreement. Honor that honor the pioneers was provided exactly Yekaterinburg.
— for the First time our band took part in the “Crazy days” in 2007 in the French city of Nantes, — said the Director of the Sverdlovsk Philharmonic society Alexander Colacurci. — We were all just amazed by the scale of this great event. And today festival in Russia. And what is especially nice, we have, in the Urals. I, frankly, still do not believe in it, because it was a dream. To put it much, as the meaning of the festival and its concept, I think, very close to our city. And so it was. Confirms this is the fact thatwe sold over 90% of the tickets. Continue reading