Abba Naor, Vice President of the International Dachau Committee and Survivor of the KZ Field Camp Kaufering already made on site a picture of the preparations for the International German-Jewish Festival Week from 7 to 13 May 2018 in Landsberg.
Due to the high demand, the exhibition “From Lithuania to Landsberg” will be shown again, this time also in an English version for the numerous guests from America, Israel, Canada, England and New Zealand.
Native Lithuanian Naor is patron of the Wolf Durmashkin Composition Award. The winning compositions will be premiered at the Stadttheater at 13:00 and 20:00 each Thursday as part of the anniversary concert.
The high-caliber concert with the Chamber Orchestra of the Bavarian Philharmonic under Mark Mast commemorates the great conductor Leonard Bernstein. 70 years ago, he conducted an orchestra of surviving Holocaust musicians at the DP camp in Landsberg on 10 May, and went down in history with it.
FROM LITHUANIA TO LANDSBERG
DURATION May 6 till May 27, 2018
Photo: Wolfgang Hauck