Zhu Qianqian is a high school student in Qingdao on China's east coast. In the late 19th century the city was a German colony. What Zhu Qianqian appreciates most about Germany is its classical music.
Chi-chi Nwanoku wants diversity in classical music's very white world to become routine business. That is why she founded Chineke!, the UK and Europe's first majority black and minority ethnic orchestra.
Young musicians from Germany and Ukraine wowed audiences in Lviv and Kyiv, with more intercultural dialogue and musical fireworks still to come.
Every five years, China's Communist Party convenes at a special congress. Can the one taking place now bring about political change? DW spoke with Chinese author and activist Ma Jian, who lives in Berlin.
The Tsingtao brewery in Qingdao is proud of its roots in a former German colony. But the beer has changed. Today rice is one of the ingredients.
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