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Sunday, May 5, 2013
Jewish Holocaust Survivor Mr. Rosmarin plays Schubert's Serenade on his harmonica, one of the pieces he played during his incarceration in the concentration camps. His ability to play the harmonica helped save his life during the war.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Cantor Goldberger sings a Chapter of the Psalms-a prayer of thanksgiving - often recited by his father, the Chief Cantor at the main synagogue in Copenhagen.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014
Louis Bannet describes being selected for the camp orchestra in which he performed as the conductor in Auschwitz. This is the 48th testimony clip in the series 70 Days of Testimony: Leading up to the 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz. 
Monday, March 9, 2015
Charlotte Adelman reflects on the challenge of having to learn French in school after speaking only Yiddish in her home. However, she still remembers and even sings a Yiddish song that she learned as a child.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Henry Rosmarin sings a lullaby that his mother would sing to him as a child. He recalls his mother singing around the house a lot during his youth.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Klara Benjamin-Belkin was liberated from Bergen-Belsen in 1945 and after the war she pursued her passion in music and became the principle cellist in a symphony for 20 years. In this testimony clip she plays one of her favorite pieces.
Thursday, April 16, 2015
Anita Lasker Wallfisch recalls how she came to be the cellist in the female orchestra in Auschwitz. She talks extensively about the orchestra's conductor and music instructor, Alma, painting her in a positive light.
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Eva Adams fondly remembers the important role that music played in her daily life growing up in Budapest, Hungary before the war..