This week on The Sound Kitchen, there’s the reply to the query in regards to the Highest Wave Surfed this season. You’ll hear in regards to the Jewish competition of Hannukah, and Christmas preparations on Ollia’s “Blissful Second”. There’s some nice music, and naturally, the brand new quiz query. Simply click on on the “Audio” arrow above and luxuriate in!
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Welcome to our new RFI Listeners Membership members: all from Bangladesh! Tahtiha Saleh and Tasneem Saleh are from Nilphamari, and Sharifa Akter Panna is from Kishoreganj.
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This week’s quiz: On 7 November, I requested you a query about “using the waves” – sure, browsing. I requested you to write down in with the title of the lady who rode the largest wave surfed by anybody throughout the 2019-2020 winter season – which was a primary for ladies in skilled browsing.
This younger girl gained not only for the largest wave ever ridden by a girl, she gained for the largest wave surfed by anybody throughout the 2019-2020 winter season, within the Nazaré Tow Problem, in Portugal. The Nazaré Tow Problem is the competitors the Guinness E-book of World Information makes use of to guage the “Highest Wave Surfed” report.
My query to you was: what is that this girl’s title, what’s her nationality, and the way excessive was that wave? Who is that this girl who made the Guinness E-book of World Information for “Largest Wave Surfed in 2020”?
The reply is: 33-year-old Brazilian Maya Gabeira. The wave she surfed was 22.4 meters (73.5 ft) excessive! Sort “Maya Gabeira” within the browser of your pc and you may absolutely discover a video of her wonderful experience. The final world report was 21.3 meters, surfed by Hawaiian Kai Lenny.
The winners are: Ras Franz Manko Ngogo, the president of the RFI Kemogemba Membership in Tarime, Mara, Tanzania, and RFI Listeners Membership member Zenon Teles, the president of the Christian – Marxist – Leninist – Maoist Affiliation of Listening DX-ers in Goa, India. Rounding out the record of fortunate winners this week are Malik Momin Raza Khokhar from Muzaffargarh, Pakistan; Abu Saleh from Rangpur, Bangladesh, and Miss Arundhati Mukherjee from Barrackpore in West Bengal, India.
Right here’s the music you heard on this week’s program: “Dreidel Music” by Samuel Goldfarb and Samuel Schlomo Grossman, carried out instrumentally by Chris Alfano, clarinet, and Katie Legere, bassoon, after which vocally by Erran and Sacha Baron Cohen; “Surfs Up” by Henrik Andersson; “The Flight of the Bumblebee” by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov; the theme from the animated collection Peanuts, written by Vince Guaraldi and carried out by the Vince Guaraldi Trio, and “Have Your self a Merry Little Christmas”, by Hugh Martin and Ralph Blaine, carried out by pianist Joey DeFrancesco.
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