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Notenspur: unlocking Leipzig’s musical treasures

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Following the Notenspur. (Photo: Andreas Schmidt, courtesy of Notenspur)

The beauty of the project is that it can be actively enjoyed, with not only the sight and intellectual senses being awakened, but with the possibility of hearing music samples at each location, or imagining the songbird in a Leipzig park which inspired one of Mahler’s melodies.

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Don Juan and Mozart: the pleasure and pain of love

in Arts/Dance/O & P Highlights by

Malandain’s choreography is grounded in elegant tradition while completely in touch with today. See it 12 May.

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Edmund de Waal: personal history through objects

in History/Literature/Reviews by

A personal memoir with all the elements I like; family, travelogue and art manual.

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‘Tis the season for Cinderella, Rossini style

in Culture / Entertainment/Opera/Reviews by

Perfect day after Boxing Day activity!

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Bayreuth: our personal pilgrimage for Wagner

in Opera/Travel by

Welcome to the holy grail of festival tickets in Germany.

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Wally loves life

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Opera brought her here. Leipzig is making her want to stay.

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