Nomen Est Omen Rehearseal

To sound at least honorable in concert, it takes much more work than the an outsider can imagine. In a band, individual training is only a necessary, not sufficient for things to get it right. It takes an irrational type of communication, which can be established only when playing together. This is why every musician is both a […]

Nomen Est Omen in China

Nomen Est Omen’s 2017 tour in China meant, beyond the cultural dimension, a continuous series of photo shoots, at concerts and especially after; on the street, in vehicles, or in restaurants. Subjects were the protagonists themselves and photographers a large part of those we met, from officials or spectators, to waitresses and cooks, the latter having a lot of […]

Transylvanian Citadels, XVIIth Edition

Nomen Est Omen participated in 14 of the 17 editions of the Transylvanian Citadels Festival held until 2017. The Medieval and Renaissance music concerts held in the Grand Square of Sibiu,  are in line with the thinking of Umberto Eco who saw Middle Ages in all things, appearing in all his activities “which were not, […]

MedievArt Fest

MedievArt brand is synonymous with the reenactment movement in Romania, but also with good humor, positive thinking and the joy to share with other people common values. Diverse through their artistic activities, the participants in such events complement and stimulate each other, all in the idea of ​​providing the public (His Highness, the public), all […]

Turn of the Wind Instruments

The traditional wind instruments gave way, over time, to improved variants oin terms of maneuverability and precision. The price of these benefits, however, was the relative loss of nuances and charm. Spanish bagpipes, gaita and punter or the Scottish Chanter, perfected by master luthiers of the XXIst century, sounds incredibly in tune. The same can […]

Fortified Churches in Transylvania

Force demonstration with musical instruments, costumes and music stands. The outer wall of the Romanesque basilica Michelsberg in Cisnădioara has a western tower and a gatehouse, a curtain wall and battlements. On the hill where the structure was built, people permanently brought rocks, used in need for defensive purposes. There is even a local legend […]