In: Recommendations

02 MarUkraine: a country on the brink?


We do not want to discuss the political reasons for the war in Ukraine. But we want to remember the people…

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17 FebAn avalanche that everyone is happy about!


Tyrol, the land of mountains. Avalanches (in German: Lawinen) are commonplace and dangerous in winter. But there is one avalanche that…

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17 FebComposer Joseph Horovitz died.


In an obituary on BR-Classic, his compositional style was described as humorous and versatile. Ich lernte Joseph Horwoitz anlässlich der WASBE-Conference…

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27 JanMusic on winding paths


Arabesques are tendril ornaments as found in painting or architecture. The term is used to describe both the surface-filling, natural acanthus…

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27 JanMeat Loaf, American actor and singer, died


His role in the “Rocky Horror Picture Show” as the wild and extremely unhappy ex-delivery boy Eddy was legendary and made…

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25 JanLet the puppets dance!


Yes, that too exists: the “International Puppetry Day”. It is celebrated annually on March 21. The Union Internationale de la Marionnette…

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25 JanWalpurgis Night: when witches meet the devil.


On the night of 30 April, the fires burn. Witches’ fires! From the Arctic Circle to the southern tip of Italy,…

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28 DecProf Hans Koller died unexpectedly!


As reported by the “Kleine Zeitung”, Hans Koller – musician, composer, guesthouse owner and farmer – passed away last Friday, 24…

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28 DecGone with the Wind – Max Steiner on the 50th Anniversary of his Death


Max Steiner was born in Vienna’s Leopoldstadt in the Hotel Nordbahn and came from a wealthy theatre dynasty that was friends…

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17 DecThe Regents of the Year 2022


Many smaller and bigger names are celebrating an anniversary in 2022. In any case, there are so many that one could…

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