From A CUP OF JO: Pit stop ballet. That’s some insanely quick work there.
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What happens when you replace the music in a festival video with some Benny Hill music?
Jussi Björling’s Swedish version of O Holy Night.
The text mentions lighting a thousand Christmas candles. In Norwegian the words lys (light) & hus (house) can be replaced somewhat in lyrics like these for rhyming purposes, resulting in funny songs around the Christmas table. Or that might just be my family.
Last Christmas’ Ylvis video – a Norwegian Christmas carol – the Ylvis way.
I just wish the audience wasn’t so loud…
Sometimes you have happy memories tied to songs. This is one of those songs. For me (and I suspect many others) it is associated with Barney and Robin from How I Met Your Mother.
The Russian Army choir sings Adele’s Skyfall. Pretty amazing.
was the children singing the entrance march. It would have been so easy to go for the traditional here, but the children singing made it less formal. It was definitely a sweet way to start the wedding.
Since my first job was at the children’s department at the library:
In the same vein as last week’s video: Cookie Monster spoofing Call me, maybe. I suppose this is the time when I say that all my computers/Apple gadgets are named for Sesame Street/Sesam Stasjon (the Norwegian version). In fact, I’m writing this on Cookie Monster
It’s the Olympics, and this past week, I’ve been gazing at sports I never follow the rest of the time. (In addition to handball, because, you know… Norway does pretty well at that regularly.) Among sports such as fencing, cycling (I’ve never understood the fascination of Tour de France, except, …
I love the voice of Marit Larsen.
I see that this video was recorded in 1984… so, I can’t claim summer memories from it – I was a year old back then. But the feeling of just lazing about in a hammock… that’s summer. What’s summer for you?
when all the people leave?
Fresh Prince of Bel Air remix: