Holocaust

Because of that war

Documentary. Hebrew with Engl. subt.
The Israeli rock musicians Yehudah Poliker and Ya'acov Gil'ad speak about their childhood experiences as children of Holocaust survivors. In this documentary, they describe their first musical approaches to this difficult and emotional topic and the making of their album "Dust and ashes".
Hebrew version

Material Type: 
Films
Year: 
1988

Sentimentality and High Pathos: Popular Music in Fascist Germany

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Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Explores the ways popular music was used as a social and political tool by the Reich Chamber of Music to shape the German public image of the Nazis. Provides analysis of Nazi radio transmissions of the 1930s to trace the increasing use of music as a propaganda tool.

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
Year: 
1985

Trial of Strength: Wilhelm Furtwangler in the Third Reich

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Documents the controversial career of conductor and composer Wilhelm Furtwangler, who chose to remain in Germany and work with the Nazi Party throughout the war despite his open criticism of the regime. Details his complex relationship with Jewish musicians. Includes photographs and important documents from his life.

Material Type: 
Books
Year: 
1994

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