Chinese New Year is an important traditional Chinese holidays. Millions of people all over the world will be celebrating on 15 February. This will be the Year of the Dog.
Gong Xi is a very popular song written in the 1940’s. Originally it was written to celebrate the end of the war but then someone wrote lyrics to turn it into a new year song. Gong Xi means congratulations! We will be learning to sing this in our music lessons.
Below are lots of different video’s of the same song and if you scroll down to the final video you can learn how to play it on a keyboard.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFqlnHaz_Co
Hannah White is a successful singer songwriter. I am very pleased to announce that she will be visiting our school next Monday to talk to years 4 and 5 about music and songwriting.
From all the staff at St Teresa’s. Huge thanks due to Andrew Schneider for his patience, time and editing skills.