For the past two decades, in a small town in southern Italy, a pianist and music teacher has been hunting for and resurrecting the music of the dead.
has found thousands of songs, symphonies and operas written in
concentration, labor and POW camps in Germany and elsewhere before and
during World War II.
By rescuing compositions written in
imprisonment, Lotoro wants to fill the hole left in Europe's musical
history and show how even the horrors of the Holocaust could not
suppress artistic inspiration. Read more