Julia Fischer is one of the leading violinists of her generation. The 30-year-old is a perfectionist - and also plays the piano. She joins us on Talking Germany to chat about life as a top musician.
Barely a week goes by without publication of a study that attempts to answer one burning question: how does the Internet affect the music business? The answer is not simple. (20.12.2013)
The German music scene is never short of surprises, and 2013 was no exception. Highlights from the last twelve months in the world of pop and rock. (20.12.2013)
It came without warning: fans and music critics alike were caught unawares by the release of Beyoncé's fifth studio album - on iTunes. The release forges new territory. (20.12.2013)
"From the Russian Soul" is the title of the concert in this week's show. Recorded at the most recent Beethovenfest Bonn, it pairs a work by the genius at the core of the event with Russian classics.
In early April, 22-year-old pianist Frank Dupree won the German Music Competition in Bonn - a key prize for young musical talents in the country. DW spoke to the performer about his already impressive career.
Julia Fischer is one of the leading violinists of her generation. The 30-year-old is a perfectionist, both earnest and emotional. She also plays the piano and loves to teach.
Gabriel Garcia Marquez, one of Latin America's most widely acclaimed authors, died at home in Mexico City on Thursday. The Nobel laureate, whose fame drew comparisons to Mark Twain and Charles Dickens, was 87.
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Trading and owning Nazi objects is legal almost everywhere in the world, but a scheduled auction in Paris has stirred up controversy and has brought back the discussion how to best deal with Nazi memorabilia.
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Ask people what German bands they've heard of, and they're likely to say Rammstein or Kraftwerk. But Germany's pop landscape is diverse with a lot to discover. DW presents concerts and portraits in this monthly podcast.
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