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German composer festival is cancelled

Next July should have seen the return of the Carl Orff festival at Andechs and Ammersee, near the composer’s grave. The festival, which ran annually from 1998 to 2015, had taken a year’s break and was being updated in a more interesting presentation. However, the organisers have now filed for bankruptcy due to poor ticket sales […]
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