German Ambassador Emily Haber visits SXSW
March 15, 2019
This week, German Ambassador to the United States Emily Haber stopped by SXSW! Wunderbar Together’s events welcomed more than 20 bands and over a thousand visitors, celebrating the history of cooperation between Germany and the United States and our mutual investment in technology and innovation.
“What we want to do is to simply get back and touch base with our American friends in so many different areas of our relationship: in culture, and in trade, and in politics, and in security. That’s what we’re doing right now, and we’re doing it Wunderbar Together.”
President Frank-Walter Steinmeier Opens Historic Joint Concert in Boston Symphony Hall
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.Read More
German Director Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck Nominated for Second Oscar
von Donnersmarck's film, “Never Look Away,” has been nominated in the Best Foreign Language Film category.Read More
Wunderbar Together Celebrates its One Year Anniversary on the Day of German Unity!
The Day of German Unity is one of the most important federal holidays in Germany. Held every year on October 3, it celebrates the reunification of East and West Germany in the 1990s. This year is even more special, as we are celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall.Read More