German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier recently made an official visit to Boston, his second visit to the United States since becoming president. During his time in Massachusetts, he attended several events promoting German-American friendship, included the grand re-opening of the new location of Goethe-Institut Boston.
On October 31, the final day of German American Heritage Month, German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier attended a historic joint concert featuring Leipzig’s renowned Gewandhausorchester and the Boston Symphony Orchestra, the first of its kind featuring two world-class orchestras on a single stage. The event marked the official end of the Year of German-American friendship with a night filled with music by Heiden, Strauss, and Schönberg.
Pennsylvania Representative Glenn Thompson spoke to the House of Representatives in Washington, DC about recognizing October as German-American Heritage Month.
Vizepräsident des Deutschen Bundestages Thomas Oppermann Über die Deutsch-Amerikanischen Beziehungen
Thomas Oppermann, Vizepräsident des Deutschen Bundestages, sprach mit Wunderbar Together über die besonderen Beziehungen zwischen Deutschland und den USA, über gemeinsame Werte und die Bedeutung von Zusammenarbeit für die Zukunft.
Thomas Oppermann, Vice President of the German Bundestag, made a visit to Washington, DC to meet with members of US Congress and promote German-American friendship.