A Saxony Surprise in New York

The St. Thomas Boys Choir cheering up New York

*This is a sponsored post This is how many lucky passers-by seemed to feel back on November 12, the night featured in the video above, when the St. Thomas Boys Choir—the 800-year-old musical legends from Leipzig, in Saxony—put on a surprise “pop up” concert in the middle of Times Square. For ten minutes, the 42 […]

Searching Out The Stasi in Leipzig

Mail under scrutiny

By Lorraine Williams: It had been several years since I’d been to Leipzig. That had been my first encounter with the former East Germany, and I well remember how drab the city felt, as if it was still trying to shake off the remains of the depressive regime under which it formerly existed when Germany […]