The earliest festivals appeared in England, these were mass celebrations or prezidenta, accompanied by musical, theatrical or circus performances. In the 20th century they began to be international festivals, and in our country the first music festivals appeared in the USSR in the 1930-ies. Over time, festivals were supplemented by new kinds: festivals, rock festivals, folk festivals artville art. We look at the most famous music festivals in the world by the portal Samogo
One of the oldest and longest-running festivals of classical music. Held in London in 1895 and lasts three months. The concept of the festival is to make the classics accessible to the masses. Each year the festival takes place to hundreds of concerts by the best orchestras in the world.
The Salzburg festival
The Salzburg festival
Passes in Austria, the homeland of the great Mozart. Was first held in 1920. Within two months of the festival each year is given over 200 performances of various genres, performances, operas, concerts of symphonic orchestras. Two-thirds of the 250 thousand festival visitors are foreigners.
The festival in San Remo
This festival is both the most famous Italian song contest, has been held since Continue reading
The New year is nice not only because it is perceived by many as the beginning of a new stage in life, but also because in this magical night be sure to wait for all the gifts.
Thus, they not only receive, but also to choose. This creates a unique atmosphere of the Christmas holidays.
What to look for in anticipation of the New 2016 as a present for their loved ones and friends?
Gifts with humor
Funny gifts for 2016 is in the spirit of a mischievous Monkey. Humorous can be as the gift itself and its design.
If friends a lot, and a small budget, we will gain the ability to use photo editors. You can prepare a calendar with a picture of funny monkey… and her face to be replaced by the face of a man. Or to arrange a surprise. Suppose you know that sister husband dreaming about a cool phone. But… handed her a box with a frying pan. Disappointment? No you can’t. Does it reveal a box, and kitchen utensils hiding coveted smartphone.
Reception with lots of boxes, the size of which gradually decreases – interesting, but hardly anybody will cause a true delight. Therefore, upgrade, introducing unusual elements of the “package”: nakatannuju jar, a bag with a padlock, sewn sock, a plastic egg with glued the halves, etc. – may bestow you can sweat till you get to the coveted gift.
Monkey the Explorer
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Vienna’s Museumsquartier is a cultural complex that includes not only museums and exhibition halls, rooms for various events, restaurants. Weekend performances by famous Austrian DJs. Of particular interest to children up to 14 years is the Museum of ZOOM Kindermuseum, in which you can participate in various workshops.
Summer in the Museum quarter is a place of rest for the Viennese and visitors to the city. The novelty of last season, 2014 was the Aquadrome with boat races in the pool.
Entrance to most of the events are free.
• place: Vienna’s Museumsquartier.
• date: 01.07
• duration: 3 months.
An exhibition of works by photographer Lee Miller in the Albertina Museum
08 may-16 August
The title of the exhibition “Surrealism – Travel – the War” reflects the stages of the life of photographer Lee Miller, the first Parisian surrealist photographs to works covering the horrors of the second world war.
The exhibition features 80 photographs, many of which are quite rare.
The current exhibition Continue reading