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Digby, Nova Scotia

traditional song by folklorist Helen Creighton. F. W. Wallace, "Roving Fisherman" thumb left Maude Lewis Memorial in Marshalltown (File:MaudeLewisMemorial.jpg)'''Marshalltown''' is a rural community located just west of Digby (Digby, Nova Scotia), on Digby Neck, an isthmus of Nova Scotia, Canada, between the Bay of Fundy and Saint Mary's Bay. There was once an almshouse and poor farm


Dominica

of Dominica's culture. The annual independence celebrations display a variety of traditional song and dance. Since 1997, there have also been weeks of Creole festivals, such as "Creole in the Park" and the "World Creole Music Festival". Dominica gained prominence on the international music stage when in 1973, Gordon Henderson (Gordon Henderson (musician)) founded the group Exile One and an original musical genre, which he coined "Cadence-lypso." This paved


Montenegro

uprisings in Europe against the Axis Powers on 13 July 1941 in Montenegro. In 2004, the Montenegrin legislature selected a popular Montenegrin traditional song, ''Oh, Bright Dawn of May (Oj, svijetla majska zoro)'', as the national anthem. Montenegro's official anthem during the reign of King Nikola was ''Ubavoj nam Crnoj Gori'' (''To our beautiful Montenegro''). Military !--# File:Gazelle helicopter-MNE.png thumb Military of Montenegro Montenegrin's Military


Zimbabwe

-stearns.html Explaining Congo’s Endless Civil War ''The New York Times'' 3 April 2011 * In Thailand, the song Samakkhi Chumnum (สามัคคีชุมนุม,Together in unity), which is set to the familiar melody, is sung after sports, and at the end of Boy Scout jamborees as well as for the New Year. The meaning is about the King and national unity. It is commonly believed to be a Thai traditional song. * In Zimbabwe, the melody is sung in Shona as a funeral farewell song, "Famba


Bulgaria

melodic mode. Typically piano, accordion, or bass plays a duple oom-pah beat. These are by far the most popular klezmer dances. The name "Bulgar" (Yiddish "bulgarish") comes from the Romanian traditional song dance (Romanian (Romanian language) "bulgarească"). "Freylekh" is the Yiddish word for "festive." *Sher (Sher (dance)) is a set dance in 2 4. It is one of the most common klezmer dances. Its name comes from the straight-legged, quick


Puerto Rico

(first name) John ), but more particularly in naval (Royal Navy) circles anyone from the Plymouth area. The Elizabethan navigator, Sir Francis Drake was born in the nearby town of Tavistock (Tavistock, Devon) and was the mayor of Plymouth


Liverpool

South Kensington and Royal Academy schools. DATE OF BIRTH 3 October 1843 PLACE OF BIRTH Liverpool, England DATE OF DEATH 28 February 1927 Based on "Maggie May" (Maggie May (traditional song)), a traditional ballad about a Liverpool prostitute, it deals with trade union ethics and disputes and the life of streetwalker (prostitute) Margaret Mary Duffy after her sweetheart dies. http


Republic of Ireland

Irish traditional song , set in the southern mountains of Ireland (Republic of Ireland), with specific mention of counties Cork (County Cork) and Kerry (County Kerry), as well as Fenit, a village in county Kerry (County Kerry). It is about a Rapparee (Highwayman), who is betrayed by his wife or lover, and is one of the most widely performed traditional Irish songs. It has been recorded by numerous professional artists since the 1950s. The song first gained wide exposure when the Irish folk band The Dubliners performed it internationally as a signature song, and recorded it on three albums in the 1960s. Building on their success, the Irish rock band Thin Lizzy hit the Irish and British pop charts with the song in the early 1970s. The American metal band Metallica brought it to a wider rock audience in 1998 by playing a version very similar to that of Thin Lizzy's with a heavier sound, and won a Grammy for the song in 2000 for Best Hard Rock Performance. The bomb was found on the side of a road near the village of Forkhill (w:Forkhill) in County Armagh (w:County Armagh), Northern Ireland (w:Northern Ireland), close to the border with the Republic of Ireland (w:Republic of Ireland). It was defused by an expert bomb disposal team from the Irish Army (w:Irish Army). The explosives were home-made and weighed 600 lb (270 kg). It is believed that the bomb was planted there by dissident republicans. On Saturday, 67% of Irish (w:Republic of Ireland) voters favored the European Union's (w:European Union) (EU) Lisbon Treaty (w:Treaty of Lisbon) which now requires approval from the presidents of the Czech Republic (w:Czech Republic) and Poland (w:Poland) for ratification (w:ratification). A car, thought to have been used for the get-away, has been found burnt out just over the border in the Republic of Ireland (w:Republic of Ireland). Mr Kee and the Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs Micheál Martin (w:Micheál Martin) have asked for any witnesses to contact the Gardai (w:Gardai) or the PSNI immediately.


Canada

Mayor Walter Gretzky. http: code.municipalworld.com brantford 10.pdf * In the Malaysian federal capital Kuala Lumpur (Federal territory separated from Selangor, since 1 February 1974) established on 1 February 1972. "'''99 Bottles of Beer'''" is a traditional song in the United States and Canada. It is popular to sing on long trips, as it has a very repetitive format which is easy to memorize, and can take

music of Ireland Irish folk group created in 1963 and named after the traditional song "The Irish Rover". The group is best known for their international television series, and contributing to the popularization of Irish Music in North America. Best known for songs "The Unicorn", "Wasn't That A Party", "The Orange and the Green", "Whiskey on a Sunday", "Lily The Pink", and "The Black Velvet Band"

—Mission . '''"Found a Peanut"''' is a traditional song, often considered a children's song (children), in the United States, Australia and Canada. It is popular to sing on long trips, as it has a very repetitive format which is easy to memorize, and can take a long time to sing. It is sung to the tune of "Oh My Darling, Clementine". It may often be sung around a camp fire. http: www.backyardgardener.com loowit song song127.html ref>


Australia

of Windermere (electoral division of Windermere). He also served as Mayor of Launceston (List of mayors of Launceston) from 2005 to 2007. '''Aivi Luik''' (born 18 March 1985) is a football (soccer) player from Australia. She played as a midfielder for University of Nevada, Reno and currently plays for Brisbane Roar (Brisbane Roar FC W-League). '''"Found a Peanut"''' is a traditional song, often considered a children's song (children), in the United States


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