01Aug 2011

Vom 24.6.-8.7. hatte Leipzig Besuch aus seiner texanischen Partnerstadt Houston. Seit bereits 13 Jahren besteht diese Freundschaft und dank des alljährlich veranstalteten Schülerwettbewerbs an einem Leipziger Gymnasium sowie einer Schule in Houston durften die texanischen Gewinner nun ihre Partnerstadt während eines zweiwöchigen Besuchs persönlich kennenlernen. Begleitet wurden Jenny, Randy und Eric von den deutschen Gewinnern […]

01Aug 2011

The Houston-Leipzig Sister City Association is delighted to present Aaron Kaufman  – Singer, Songwriter, Artist Extraordinaire –on Thursday, August 18, 2011, at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall of Christ the King Lutheran Church.  He just returned from Leipzig where they loved him, raved about his music, and where he created “a musical experience guaranteed […]

21Jul 2011

The Bach Society Houston presents eminent musicologist Prof. Dr. Christoph Wolff of Harvard University and Director of the Bach Archives Leipzig on Sunday, September 18, 2011, at 4:30 p.m.  Dr. Wolff will talk about New Beginnings for Sacred Music: Bach Arrives in Leipzig.  His presentation will be followed by Bach Vespers with the Bach Choir […]

21Jul 2011

The Bach Society Houston presents its first Bach Vespers of the season on Sunday, September 18, 2011, at 6:00 p.m. with the Bach Choir and Mercury Baroque.  The performance will be preceded by a talk of eminent musicologist Prof. Dr. Christoph Wolff of Harvard University and Director of the Bach Archives in Leipzig about New […]

19Jul 2011

Our exchange students are safely back in Houston.  They had a wonderful time in Leipzig, and they enjoyed the great experience of being immersed in another culture.  Their enthusiasm still is overwhelming, and totally infectious.  We are still sorting through pictures and stories, but take a look at the gorgeous pictures and text in a […]

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