Chinese New Year 2018 – year of the dog

 

 

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.

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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

One thought on “Chinese New Year 2018 – year of the dog

  1. This is very beautiful and it is very good that this blog includes other races and their celebrations. This lets other children know what is happening in other countries and lets them learn more about them.

      

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