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 […]

The Time for Medieval Festivals

Most medieval festivals in Romania are organized in summer, between late spring and beginning of autumn. There are exceptions, such as a Christmas Medieval Sighisoara, in 1997, or the festival in Mogosoaia, from November 2018 to confine myself to just two examples. Low temperatures coupled with wind take away potential spectators and disturbs seriously the actors. The scorching […]