Jazz Survivor

The Story of Louis Bannet, Horn Player of Auschwitz

Shuldman, Ken

Jazz Survivor tells the story of Louis Bannet, the Dutch Louis Armstrong. Louis Bannet was sent to Auschwitz-Birkenau during the war, but his skill as a musician saved his life: he became the 'star' of the Auschwitz Orchestra, as well as the personal bandleader for Dr Josef Mengele and the founder of the Gypsy Camp Orchestra.

70 pages

Copyright: 4/30/2005