Original concept for this website comes from

Dr. Gideon Meyer, World ORT

This website would not have been possible without the hard work of

Clive Marks, OBE
Sadler Johnson
Dr. Shirli Gilbert

Website design and implementation by Net Efficiency and built on Typo3.

Music Providers

DeccaEMI Classics
Signum Records
Smithsonian Folkways
Berlin Classics
Boosey & Hawkes
Singkreis Mauthausen
Traditional Crossroads
Rounder Records
Cindy Ross
Gila Flam
Lloica Czackis
YIVO Institute


YIVO Institute
Yad Vashem
Israeli National Sound Archives


Lord Ashdown Charitable Settlement
Claims Conference
Samuel Sebba Charitable Trust
Ruth Berkowitz Charitable Trust
Maurice Marks Charitable Trust
Burton A. Zipser and Sandra D. Zipser Foundation

Thanks also to

Naava Piatka for photos of Chayela and Leyb Rozental. Jutta Raab Hansen for giving us a sound start. Our friend Jerry Silverman. Jessica Price and Zahavit Shalev, for research assistance. Gabrielle Lobb for the educational material on the site.

And to all our writers and researchers.