OTA Berlin Apartments


Archive for September, 2011

Live Classical Piano in Berlin – Michael Abramovich & Trio of Christina Loeffler piano/ Maria Pflüger violin & Jörg Breuninger cello – This coming Tuesday and Friday 13th and 16th of September at 2030 hrs. – Piano Salon Christophori

Tuesday, September 13th, 2011


Concert # 1 – Michael Abramovich
spielt die 12 Etudes d’exécution transcedante
an einem historischen Erard Konzertflügel
Etude I (Preludio)
Etude II
Etude III (Paysage)
Etude IV (Mazeppa)
Etude V (Feaux Follets – Irrlichter)
Etude VI (Vision)
Etude VII (Eroica)
Etude VIII (Wilde Jagd)
Etude IX (Ricordanza)
Etude X
Etude XI (Harmonies du soir)
Etude XII (Chaisse-Neige)
Dear friends of piano and Chamber music & the Piano Salon Christophori.

I would like to invite you to […] Continue Reading…

Important Hertha Berlin win! – They beat last seasons Bundesliga winners Dortmund away 1-2

Monday, September 12th, 2011
Hertha logo [Wikipedia]

What an upset – what a shocker and yes even for Hertha Berlin fans!

Hertha Berlin, just a couple of weeks after their re-entry into the Bundesliga after having been relegated to the 2nd division last year, beat the current reigning champions, Dortmund!

After this game Dortmund side are now ….wait for it…..10th in the table! Always the consummate gentleman, Jurgen Klopp Dortmund’s manager […] Continue Reading…

Live Piano in Berlin – Hardy Rittner & Ulugbek Palvanov – This coming Thursday and Sunday 8th and 11th of September at 2030 hrs. – Piano Salon Christophori

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011

Concert #1 Thursday 8th September 2020 hrs –
Hardy Rittner
J.S. Bach – aus dem Wohltemperierten Klavier
Schubert – B-Dur Sonate D 960
Liszt – 2.Ballade h-moll
Dear Friends of the Piano Salon Christophori,
This coming week we present some great creative ‘piano- power’ in two very diverse concerts. Both virtuosity and technique are interwoven […] Continue Reading…

BBI – New International Airport of Berlin still scheduled to open June 3rd 2012 – Beginning of Berlin Brandenburg Airport operations

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011
File:BBI 2010-07-23 5.JPG

BBI – New International Airport of Berlin – as it looked in July 2010 -foto Wikipedia – author Michael F. Mehnert
Berlin Brandenburg International Airport, or BBI for short -and yes it will have the “BER” IATA 3-letter code – is the new international airport under construction 18 km southeast of Berlin just across from the present Berlin Schönefeld Airport .

The […] Continue Reading…

‘IFA Berlin 2011′ – 51st IFA Annual High-tech preeminent event – September 2nd til -7th at ‘Messe Berlin’

Sunday, September 4th, 2011


The Berlin IFA is one of the world’s biggest consumer electronics convention shows and brings together more than 1,500 international exhibitors and draws up to 200,000 visitors.

‘Messe Berlin’, the huge convention area in the centre of Berlin where the fair is taking place have already said that because of the huge demand this year, display space is almost fully booked up already.

At […] Continue Reading…

60 years late – “ Goebbels was a coward” – 100 year old former secretary tells all & in related news …Hatemoner Wilders ignored in Berlin – by Emil Hoogensteyn

Saturday, September 3rd, 2011

The opinions expressed are not necessarily  those of OTA-Berlin but of the contributor – in this case Mr Emil Hoogensteyn.


A former secretary to rat-like Joseph Goebbels, Hitler’s propaganda minister, has spoken out about her 4 years spent in the employ of the Nazi war criminal.

She has remained silent on the subject for more than 60 years and for some reason , 5 […] Continue Reading…

Berliners in line-up to see Da Vinci’s portrait – “Renaissance Faces” the rebirth of portraiture in the 15th century exhibition at Berlin’s Bode Museum – until Oct. 31st

Thursday, September 1st, 2011
File:Dama z gronostajem.jpg


On Show in Berlin til 31st October – Leonardo da Vinci’s ‘Lady with an Ermine’ (Portrait of Cecilia Gallerani – from Wikipedia -National Museum, Kraków

Thousands of art enthusiasts lined-up on Thursday outside Berlin’s Gemaldegalerie to see the portrait of ‘Cecilia Gallerani’ otherwise known as ‘Frau mit Hermelin’ or ‘Lady with an Ermine’ – which is just one […] Continue Reading…