Charity Christmas concert at Sala Traube, Medias

Yesterday, the Seventh-day Adventist Church of Medias gave a charity Christmas concert at Sala Traube. The entry was free, but a call for donations was made halfway through the concert. All proceeds went to U.A.M.S. (Unitatea de Asistenta Medico-Sociala), a charitable institution run by City Hall, which provides medical and living assistance to the poor … Continue reading Charity Christmas concert at Sala Traube, Medias

Ecumenical Christmas concert at Margarethenkirche, Medias

This past week, churches of several religious denominations from the city of Medias got together and gave a wonderful Christmas concert, as they've done every year since 1989, at Margarethenkirche (Church of St. Margaret). It took place on Wednesday evening, December 16, 2009. I recorded video sequences from the concert, which you can see below. … Continue reading Ecumenical Christmas concert at Margarethenkirche, Medias

Acapella at Margarethenkirche, Medias

Acapella, a Romanian choral group, gave a Christmas concert at Margarethenkirche (St. Margaret's Church) in Medias, Romania, on December 12, 2009. They were accompanied on the organ by Remus Henning, an organist of international renown. I recorded most of the songs on my cameraphone and embedded the video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V4JTbgzF-Xs https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rQdS6SYpxoM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=A00j2NqxdwY You can also … Continue reading Acapella at Margarethenkirche, Medias

Brasov Opera Orchestra concert at Sighisoara

We attended a wonderful concert last night, given by the Brasov Opera Orchestra in Sighisoara (Schassburg), at Casa de Cultura Mihai Eminescu, an old venue at the foot of the Sighisoara Castle. Sighisoara is a medieval city in the province of Transilvania, Romania. There were two soloists: Cristian Braica, a wonderful Romanian contrabassist now based … Continue reading Brasov Opera Orchestra concert at Sighisoara