Holocaust

Strings in the Shadows: A Portrait of Three Violinists at the Terezin Concentration Camp

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Describes the day-to-day experiences of three musicians in the Theresienstadt: Paul Kling, Thomas Mandl, and Egon Ledec. Traces the recitals and concerts they performed in the ghetto. Based, in part, on interviews with Mandl and Kling.

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Books
Year: 
2003

Sonderstab Musik: Music Confiscations by the Einsatzstab Reichsleiter Rosenberg under the Nazi Occupation of Western Europe

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Details the plunder of French, Belgian, and Dutch orchestras and music halls under the direction of Alfred Rosenberg, including the theft of instruments, rare sheet music, and recordings.

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Books
Year: 
1996

Camp Music and Camp Songs: Szymon Laks and Aleksander Kulisiewicz

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Discusses the role of music as a method of survival in the camps by focusing on the writings of two survivors who explored the subject in detail.

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Articles in Books
Year: 
1997

Music of the Holocaust

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Introduction and overview of music in the Third Reich and the Holocaust, from the Nazi attempts to "purify" music in the 1930s to the impact of the ghettos and camps on Jewish musical traditions of Eastern Europe. Includes a bibliography of secondary literature on the subject as well as listings of songbooks from the ghettos and music in commemoration of the Holocaust.

Material Type: 
Articles in Books
Year: 
1993

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