Johann Sebastian Bach German Baroque Era Composer Johann Sebastian Bach, German composer and organist of the baroque era, is one of the greatest and most productive geniuses in the history of Western music. Johann Sebastian Bach was born in Eisenach, Germany in 1685. As a child, Bach's father taught him to play violin and harpsicord. His
Here is Veronika's Christmas project. This year she prepared "Silent Night" in English.
May the Season Bring You Every Happiness! Here are some New Year Wishes. New Year greetings come to you Along with hearfelt wishes too. May all you do meet with success, And bring you every happiness! Each time an old year closes And we start a year that's new We think of those we care
May 8th is Iris Day. Irises are flowering plants with showy flowers that belong to the iris family. There are 260 to 300 species of iris. It takes its name from the Greek word for a rainbow, which is also the name for the Greek goddess of the rainbow, Iris. Iris is depicted as a beautiful golden goddess, with wings. Iris was the
The observance is held on May 8 annually as it falls on the birthday of the movement’s founder, Henry Dunant. The holiday celebrates not only Dunant but also the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement’s seven fundamental principles: humanity impartiality neutrality independence voluntary service unity and universality. What is the Red Cross? The International Red
Arbor Day is celebrated nationally in the USA on the last Friday in April, although some states have their own dates to better coincide with their local climate and the optimal time to plant trees. Quick Facts about Arbor Day Arbor Day is a holiday dedicated to celebrating and caring for trees. On Arbor Day
Robert Burns is widely regarded as the national poet of Scotland. Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the bard (poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759. The day also celebrates Burns' contribution to Scottish culture. Robert Burns (1759
Veronika loves Christmas and knows about Christmas traditions in English-speaking countries. One of the most popular Christmas carols is "Silent Night". You are welcome to listen to the Ukrainian version of this beautiful Christmas song.
Learn "Silent Night" to sing at Christmas. Silent night, Holy night! All is calm, all is bright Round yon Virgin mother and child. Holy infant so tender and mild, Sleep in heavenly peace. Silent night, Holy night! Shepherds quake at the sight. Glories stream from heaven afar Heavenly hosts sing alleluia. Christ, the Savior