Amram Deutsch & Esti (Jahr) Shnek (repeats) for International Holocaust Day
On 27 January 1945, Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest Nazi concentration and death camp, was liberated by the Soviet Army. This Jan 27, 2018, is Holocaust Remembrance Day. We are observing the day by re-airing portions of interviews with two survivors of the death camp Auschwitz-Birkenau.
Amram Deutsch is a survivor of Auschwitz from Sighet, now living in Los Angeles. Originally recorded and aired in 2015.
Esti Shnek (maiden name Jahr) is a survivor of Auschwitz from Jasina, Czechoslovakia (which is now Yasinya, Ukraine), now living in Haifa. Originally recorded and aired in 2017.
Intro instrumental music: DEM HELFANDS TANTS, an instrumental track from the CD Jeff Warschauer: The Singing Waltz
Holocaust songs to conclude:
Adrienne Cooper: Shtiler, Shtiler
Chava Alberstein: Zog Nit Keynmol
Norbert Horowitz: Farvos Iz Der Himl Geven Nekhtn Loyter?