Please note: This concert is in the past and has already taken place.


Imperial College Union
Prince Consort Road

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Programme Note

As the Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra performs at the Proms, novelist Philip Kerr and historian Karen Leeder talk about East and West Germany, their differences and similarities and how massive peaceful demonstrations in Leipzig in 1989 triggered the fall of the Berlin Wall.

Edited version broadcast on BBC Radio 3 during tonight’s interval

Proms Extra

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