Yad Vashem Heartstrings. Music of the Holocaust


Writing and editing: Dr. Gila Flam
Digitization and sound editing:  Sound Archives of the National Library of Israel
Sound Engineers:  Shai Drori, Avi Nahmias ,Gil  Stein
Editing of the Yiddish Texts: Chaim Levi 

The collection of songs is kept in the Yad Vashem Archives, archival signature:  M.1.PF/C-282  (The collection is part of the records of the Historical Commission at  the Central Committee of Liberated Jews in the US Zone, Munich).

The online exhibition was made possible through the generous support of:

Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany

The Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany works to secure compensation and restitution for survivors of the Holocaust.

Since 1951, the Claims Conference - working in partnership with the State of Israel - has negotiated for and distributed payments from Germany, Austria, other governments, and certain industry; recovered unclaimed German Jewish property; and funded programs to assist the neediest Jewish victims of Nazism.