Music has been just as central as art, film and architecture in the formation of the German capital’s unique identity, although too often neglected by Berlin’s historians and biographers.
In Berlin Sampler, Théo Lessour plugs the reader into the city’s musical life – tracing with verve and savvy over one hundred years of musical works made-in-Berlin and the events that shaped them.
«A true pleasure to read.» Artpress Magazine (Book of the Month)
«A multi-faceted, very erudite work that gives great insight into present-day Berlin.» Rolling Stone
«A strong introduction to the city through its music.» Libération
«Finally! Lessour delivers the history of Berlin music we were all waiting for - a must-have for lovers of music and Berlin alike.» Exberliner