1. International balloon festival in Albuquerque, USA, from 5 to 13 October
For the first time this festival was held in 1972. Since then, the festival in Albuquerque became the most grandiose festival of balloons.
Annually as air rises about 750 of the most diverse in shape, size and color of balloons. The holiday lasts for 9 wonderful days. Competition among fancy balloons are replaced by competitions on simultaneous mass ascent of balloons.
2. The festival of Loy Krathong (Loykrathong Festival), Thailand, November
This festival is held annually in Thailand and parts of Laos and Burma. Literally, the name of the festival comes from the word “floating” (Loy) and “boat leaves from” (krathong).
Loy Krathong – full moon day in November – festival of water and light. This day allowed all boats in the water-krathongs with flowers and candles, and in the sky launch sky lanterns.
3. The carnival in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, February
Carnival in Rio is the largest and most famous mass party in the world. Legendary spirit demonstrate the best Samba dancers. In fact, the festival is the parade Continue reading
Brightest musical event of the fall in Nikolaev became the 4th jazz Festival ’s Jubilee ” . memorable to the audience with vivid imagery and bold musical experiments.
The festival showed that Nikolaev is really a city of music, where jazz found its Amateur and a wannabe. This music is now in its fourth year exhibiting himself, successfully competing with the classics and rock, not to mention electronic music beats.
This evening on the stage created a musical feast Nikolaev jazz musicians, many of whom are still students of the Nikolaev music school, and some have long been known and professional musicians.
Opened the concert of Latin American melodies Nikolaev “Jazz-Band” under the leadership of Vladimir Alekseev . able to unite under their conductor’s beginning woodwinds, strings, percussion and keyboard instruments.
“Jazz-Band” opened the festival of Latin American rhythms
Their versions of famous jazz compositions showed and young musicians from the “Dirty dogs” . who played wonderful solos on the electric guitar and saxophone.
«Dirty dogs” played a good guitar solo
And wonderful party saxophone
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See larger picture Summer music sites Germany are among the best not only in Europe but in the world the Summer in Germany is among other things is also the season of music festivals. Every year from April to October there is over a thousand musical events of different scale – a small open-Aira followed by concerts with participation of stars of world size, and the palette of musical genres will delight the ears of any music lover. Where to go in this year in review Germania-online.
From light jazz to face hard rock: in the spring and summer months the whole of Germany becomes almost at the epicenter of musical life, as a German musical performances are among the best not only in Europe but in the world. For example, an annual festival of music in the style of heavy metal Wacken Open Air . which takes place in the small village of Wacken in Northern Germany since 1989. Come there every year over 80 thousand fans of heavy music, and festival tickets selling out within days. This year on a huge area of over 220 hectares will be such cult bands as Sepultura, Dream Theater, Judas Priest, Rob Zombie and Running Wild. Tickets cost from € 170, but get them Continue reading