David Wisnia songs written in Auschwitz (Oswiecim)
Consists of the handwritten lyrics to four songs: "Oswiecim" (in Polish), "Oswiecim" (in Yiddish), "Mendele" (in Polish), and "Schweig, Herzele, Schweig" (in Yiddish), written by David Wisnia while imprisoned in the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. The lyrics were smuggled out of the camp in a metal can by Wisnia's friend, Isaiah Kalfus, during the evacuation of the camp. Also includes sheet music for "Oswiecim" written in 1984, as well as an audiocassette of the songs.
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