Medieval Festivals

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Christmas Song / Winter Nights

Each Christmas, Nomen Est Omen has a meme song. Ian Anderson’s “Christmas Song” is a constant one in our hall of fame. In 2018 we chose the traditional “Carol of the Bells”, arranged by Al Di Meola, from the album “Winter Nights”.  Speaking of which, between winter nights enjoyed behind a window of a warm […]

All Together Now

Even though the song “All Together Now” is signed by Lennon – McCartney, it was written (only) by Paul. Then, although it had been composed during “Magical Mystery Tour”, it appeared on the soundtrack of “Yellow Submarine”. Finally, written in 1967, the song was sung live by Paul McCartney first time only in 2013. Extrapolating, although Nomen […]

Nomen Est Omen at the Brancoveanu Palace Mogosoaia

The Cultural Center “Brancoveanu Palaces” Mogosoaia is a special place on the cultural map of Romania. Beyond the architecture itself and the collection of carpets, the visual art exhibitions organized in the Palace and the adjacent spaces, the events involving concerts, theater plays, movies, poetry and literature, make the former residence Brancoveanu / Bibescu, one of […]

Women in the Middle Ages

In the Middle Ages, depending on time and region, women held several functions, they could be mother, wife, worker in agriculture or crafts, nun, noble lady, even “fulltime” queen, there where no Salic Law, which offered this right exclusively to men, operated. About the oldest profession in the world there is no sense in developing this […]

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