President plays the piano - level 3

President plays the piano - level 3

11-07-2013 06:00

How would you celebrate joining the EU? Throw a couple of street parties, change the currency, or maybe just get your president to play piano. Well, that's how they party in Croatia. Croatian president Ivo Josipovic was so happy the country will become a member of the Eurozone that he played Beethoven's "Ode to Joy" on piano.

Croatia officially joins the EU on July 1st.

Interesting words: currency (kind of country's money).

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