The Phenomenon Schlager


The Phenomenom Schlager

Helene Fischer, Andreas Gabalier or Beatrice Egli – these are the new stars in the new German schlager heaven and they are thrilling their audience. What’s special about it is the fact that more and more young people are becoming fans. There is no more prejudice against the German musical legacy because the sound of today’s schlager has nothing to do with the one in the 70’s anymore.

This four-hour long documentary event “The Phenomenon Schlager” will illustrate the question, why this musical style became so popular specially in the last years. In exclusive interviews with famous and experienced artists like Andrea Berg, Alexander Klaws, DJ Ötzi, Costa and Lucas Cordalis, or Michelle, this documentary will light up their personal stories and estimation. We will also hear comments of music experts like the music journalist Jan Feddersen about the current musical Zeitgeist of Schlager and he will try to stand out the outstanding development of this musical genre.