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... The author addresses the topic of musical activities in the German concentration camps from 1933 ... to 1945, focusing on those camps that the Nazi regime started to erect just a few weeks after ... Hitler's assumption of power. These camps formed the seed from which the entire system of Nazi camps grew ...
... concentration camps during the Nazi regime from 1933-1945. Requests any relevant information such as first ...
... "L'enfer aussi a son orchestre: La musique dans les camps," by Hélios Azoulay and Pierre-Emmanuel Dauzat, is reviewed. ...
... Viennese conductor Herbert Zipper, a founder of the orchestra of the Dachau concentration camp, died in 1997 at the age of 92. ...
Hans Johann Krása
Hans Krása (30 November 1899 – 17 October 1944) was a Czech composer, murdered during the Holocaust at Auschwitz. He helped to organize cultural life in Theresienstadt concentration camp.
Composer
Gideon Klein
Gideon Klein (6 December 1919 – c. January 1945) was a Czech pianist, classical music composer, and organizer of cultural life at Theresienstadt concentration camp.
Composer
... Concentration Camp from 1940-1945 is reviewed (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum). ...
... A recording of songs by composers living in the Theresienstadt concentration camp during the Nazi ...
... World War II ended in 1945; sixty years later, the impacts of the war, of Nazism, and of concentration camps on 20th century Chilean music are studied. ...
... while imprisoned in a concentration camp near Berlin in 1939 is reviewed (United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, 2008). ...
... personal interest saved Jewish musicians and singers. Music played an important role in the daily routine of various concentration camps. ... Poems and songs were composed and sung by Jewish people in ghettos, forests, labor camps, and ... death camps in the 1930s and 1940s. More than any other means of expressions, the songs convey the ...
... prisoners at the infamous Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II. ...
Time Travel
Strings (2000) Vol. 14, No. 8, pp. 64-65, 67-69
... father, Wolfgang Lederer, a survivor who performed in concerts at the concentration camp known as ... Theresienstadt. Recounts the history of concentration camp orchestras and discusses the music ... composed in the camps. Includes audiences reaction to performances of the program titled, "Songs and Lives: The Art of Spiritual Resistance." ...
... concentration camp in Germany in 1933 composed, perhaps, the first song in a genre that came to be called ... Lager-Lieder (concentration camp songs). Notes that an overwhelming number of Holocaust songs were ...