The saying goes: "How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice!" Sarah meets Norwegian pianist, Leif Ove Andsnes, in New York to hear why this concert hall is considered one of the best in the world.
Sarah Willis spends a day at the inspiring Music Academy of the West in Santa Barbara, where every summer, the halls and the beach are filled with music played by talented young musicians from all over the world.
The saying goes: "How do you get to Carnegie Hall? Practice, practice, practice!” Sarah meets Norwegian pianist, Leif Ove Andsnes, in New York, to hear why this concert hall is considered one of the best in the world.
With Anna Netrebko in the title role, Verdi's "Aida" got a fresh staging at this year's Salzburg Festival. Iranian stage director and film artist Shirin Neshat told DW why she made "Aida" more complex than usual.
Star Wars film sets in southwestern Tunisia are sinking into the desert sands. After loyal fans raised funds for their protection, a tourist agency is trying to grab more tourists' attention.
The jury selected 20 titles from a total of 200 to compete for the most prestigious literary award in German-language publishing. On October 9, the best German-language novel will be revealed at the Frankfurt Book Fair.
Brutally murdered in 1954 at the age of 11, Brigitte Irrgang was later named a Catholic martyr. Now, over half a century later, her memory is being kept alive with a new, multilingual oratorio.
Cutthroat competition on the open market is just like the class struggle of the Cultural Revolution, says Chinese artist Wang Qingsong. His critical work is now on show in Berlin.
Refugees are learning how to make YouTube clips at a Berlin workshop. The idea is to strengthen the presence of topics such as migration and integration on the Internet platform.
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