Articles and Interviews


Superstar Beethoven

He is considered one of the most widely performed composers in the world, wrote nine symphonies and continued to compose and conduct music despite being completely deaf: Ludwig van Beethoven. Our infographic provides facts and reveals curiosities about the musical genius.

“Germany, what goes?”

Episode 1: Ohnsorg-Theater Hamburg

Here we go with our first episode of the Alumniportal-Podcast “Germany, what goes?”. Dana Newman is visiting the “Ohnsorg-Theater” in Hamburg – a theater that promotes performances in Low German or “Plattdeutsch”. What exactly is it about “Plattdeutsch”?