Theresienstadt

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Krása, Hans

Composer & important figure in the musical life of Theresienstadt (Terezín)
1899-1944

Hans Krása - Publications

Hans Krása - Biography

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Zikmund (Siegmund) Schul - Biography

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Reiner, Karel

Composer & pianist; active in the musical life of Theresienstadt (Terezín)
1910-1979

Karel Reiner - Biography

Karel Reiner, composer and pianist, born June 27, 1910 in Žatec (Western Bohemia). Reiner studied law and musicology at the Charles University in Prague, and composition at the Master School under Josef Suk and Alois Hába. Aside from his interest in composition, Reiner was a talented pianist, dedicated to propagating contemporary music throughout Europe. Reiner concertized regularly and was a sought after accompanist until the Nazi occupying forces in the Czech territories issued a ban on public performances by Jewish musicians. 

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Ledeč, Egon

Czech violinist, leader of several chamber ensembles in Theresienstadt (Terezín)
1889-1944

Egon Ledeč - Biography

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Klein, Gideon

Composer & piano virtuoso, active in the musical life of the Theresienstadt ghetto.
1919-1945

Gideon Klein - Biography

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