Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Two Martin Luthers

September 18, 2016 by  
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June 11, 2016 – September 25, 2016 As part of the preparation for the 500th anniversary of the reformation in 2017, one of the era’s most important cities, Eisenach, is hosting a special exhibition connecting the church reformer Martin Luther with his namesake, Martin Luther King Jr., whose father became inspired by the former on […]

Johann Sebastian Bach Festival in Luther-Country

March 23, 2013 by  
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Love Bach? Love classical concerts? Then Germany is the place to be in March or April. Not just any part of Germany, but the region where Johann Sebastian Bach (picture) spent most of his life: Luther Country. An easy drive, south of Berlin, the German federal states of Saxony-Anhalt and Thuringia regularly celebrate the genius […]