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Cantor Lilia Kazansky, z”l Guest Musicians
December 6, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Just after this performance the following article was published in the New York Times:
From Generation to Generation: Remembering the Holocaust through Story and Song
Cantor and Auschwitz survivor David Wisnia and his grandson, singer and songwriter Avi Wisnia, recount their recent travels in Poland in a moving program, with stories about the Holocaust and music that they will perform together. With music as your guide across eras and styles, hear of the incredible journey from prisoner to survivor to WWII liberator, and experience the power that music has to connect generation to generation. The program includes an original Polish composition written by David while still a prisoner in the Nazi concentration camp, which Avi has translated into English.
- Read about David Wisnia’s incredible story and his memoir: www.OneVoiceTwoLives.com
- Read Avi Wisnia’s blog about their recent travels in Poland: www.aviwisnia.com/tag/my-polish-wisnia/page/7/
- Watch David Wisnia sing at the 70th Anniversary International Auschwitz Commemoration in Poland: http://youtu.be/ONGl0sML5OY
- ‘How I Survived the Holocaust’ As Featured on BuzzFeed Video: https://youtu.be/pcc8xCZ35KI