“Thank you marie” – roxette star fredriksson dies at 61

The singer of the pop duo roxette, marie fredriksson, is dead. This is what your management said on tuesday. She died monday morning after battling cancer for 17 years. Fredriksson was 61 years old.

Fredriksson celebrated with songwriter per gessle as pop duo roxette from the 90s around the world successes. Already in 1986 their debut album "pearls of passion" made them stars in sweden. The international breakthrough followed in 1989 with the worldwide hit "the look. It was roxette’s first number one hit on the billboard charts.

Bad bruckenau: st. John’s passion evolves

Bad bruckenau: st. john's passion evolves

While most people are out and about in the carnival hustle and bustle, rehearsals for the performance of heinrich fidelis muller's st. John's passion have already begun in bad bruckenau. The oratorio begins with the anguish of the lord's death up to the entombment and comprises seven scenes. Until the end of carnival, the singers have to spontaneously adjust to new rehearsal times and changing rehearsal rooms.

Heinrich fidelis muller (1837 to 1905) was a pastor and always composed the pieces for his congregations. He never pursued any real artistic ambitions. Nevertheless, he has a "certain moment" in his works hit. It was important for muller to reflect his impression of the oberammergau passion plays, especially for the passion. So there should be "living pictures" which the whole congregation can be occupied with.

“Already that you are there!”

A wing is a wing is a wing is a wing, a wing, a wing. One would think. But with this example it has a special meaning. Yes, it too has eighty-eight buttons, three pedals and a beautifully curved body. But the way he stands there, wrapped in gold before he is officially allowed to show what he is capable of, what he can get out of him, is not exactly a sight to behold on monday evening in the international kunstlerhaus villa concordia.

The star of the evening is called steinway B, and stephanie weib, the deputy director of the house of music, seems to have known him for a long time (since mid december, as it turned out), because she is on a first-name basis with him. "It's good that you're here", she addresses him and then introduces the second main performer this evening, munich pianist henri bonamy, who will bring five solo works by three current concordia fellows to sparkle on the grand piano with intense sound and technical sophistication.

The answer to god

In bright sunshine, many faithful of the parish of friesen accompanied the eucharistic bread in an impressive procession through the streets of the village on fronleichnam day.
After the church parade of the local associations, pastor michael dotzauer celebrated the fronleichnams festival service in the parish church
st.-georg. Dotzauer described fronleichnam, the high feast of the body and blood of christ, as the high feast of the entire church year. It is the answer to god, who gives us new gifts every day, to give ourselves to god.
He thanked all the participants who, through their participation, testify to their faith and reflect on the mystery of the eucharist. Following the mass, pastor dotzauer carried the consecrated host – the holy of holies – in the magnificent monstrance under the canopy, accompanied by pastoral advisor matthias simon, who prepared the prayer texts, in the solemn procession through the town.
On the street edges, residents had decorated their houses with flowers, figurines and flags. Flanked by the honorary processions of the warriors and soldiers comradeship, the voluntary fire department and the flag delegations of the local associations, the procession led to the four altars, where prayers for the fathers were prayed and the blessing given. The altars were decorated by the catholic church choir, the scouts, the kindergarten forderverein and the music and singing group con brio.
After the procession, the community met for a joyful finale in the local restaurants, where the music band friesen played powerfully.