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Author Goldsmith, Martin, 1952-

Title The inextinguishable symphony : a true story of music and love in Nazi Germany / Martin Goldsmith.

Imprint New York : Wiley, c2000.

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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  940.5318 G574Bg 2000    ---  Available
Description vi, 346 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-338).
Contents Prelude -- Alex and Gunther -- Julian and Rosemarie -- 1933 -- The Kubu -- The mask -- Pathetique -- La vie boheme -- Kurt Singer -- A protest in Paris -- Chocolate and canaries -- Two newspapers -- The march -- Vaterland und Vaterhaus -- "One slap after the other" -- Prinzenstrasse -- Sempre libera -- New world, and old -- Appointment in Quito -- Eine kleine curfew music -- The Resurrection symphony -- The Inextinguishable symphony -- "Crying like dogs" -- "It will be in your conscience.
Summary Set amid the growing tyranny of German's Third Reich, here is the riveting and emotional tale of Gunther Goldschmidt and Rosemarie Gumpert, two courageous jewish musicians who strugged to perform under unimaginable circumstances - and found themselves falling in love in a country bent on destoying them.
Subject Goldsmith, George, 1913-
Goldsmith, Rosemary, 1917-1984.
Jewish musicians -- Germany -- Biography.
Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945) -- Biography.
ISBN 0471078646
0471350974 (cloth : alk. paper)
Standard No. UKM bA0W8652
UKM bA065869

 
    
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