Alphorn, guitar and pursed lips: The Munich fire brigade takes unusual rescue measures in the Corona crisis. It is well received.
- The corona virus continues to spread in Bavaria and Munich.
- Munich residents in particular have to take back - from Oktoberfest to concerts, staying at home is the order of the day *.
- In view of this, the professional fire brigade in Munich tries to cheer up the people of Munich. "Minga, stay happy!" Demand the rescuers.
Munich - The corona crisis also has many bitter aspects for the people of Munich: Thousands of sick people, almost 200 deaths (as of May 7) speak for themselves. And of course the week-long exit restrictions also hit many people hard and continue to do so, from daycare children to residents of retirement homes.
Munich in the Corona crisis: fire brigade says thank you
In view of the difficult days, the Munich fire brigade is now trying to be a “rescuer” of a different kind: On YouTube , the emergency services have put a song online for their “Minga” . As a cheer for the residents of the city, but also as a "thank you", as the firefighters emphasize.
"Thank you for all of us pulling together as best we could. Thank you for staying at home, ”says the video text. Associated with this is the wish "that we - regardless of what may come up - always try to stay a bit happy". " Minga, stay happy " the everyday heroes shout to their fellow citizens.
Corona virus in Munich: "Talented alphorn players" at the fire brigade
The fire brigade song was downloaded on YouTube by Thursday evening (May 7) a good 40,000 times . And in addition to beautiful shots from a dizzy height, it actually offers a few fun highlights.
Among other things, you can see the fire stations 1 to 10, who have lined up to whistle and snip. The musical excursion is rounded off with a special picture: a group of exceptional musicians at the foot of Bavaria. "What we didn't know until now: The Munich fire department has a lot of talented alphorn players ," writes the fire department.
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It remains to be seen, however, whether it actually happens as it says in the optimistic lyrics: "The curve is now getting flatter, boid derf ma wieda olles macha". And the situation in the Munich parks was not always as clear as it is described in the song - "Our city is empty, koana that flickers in the English garden ".
However, exaggeration is allowed in art. The clip is well received by the commentators . "Wow, thanks for the good mood song ... You can see once again that Munich is just great", a listener is happy about. "This song needs a lot more attention! Goosebumps! ”Praises another.
The next possible mass rush is currently being debated in the city. It could be ready in early autumn 2021. However, the gastronomy continues to suffer for the time being.
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