Pick of the Week:

An Auschwitz violinist has died

Violette Jacquet-Silberstein, a teenaged Auschwitz inmate who played in Alma Rose’s women’s orchestra and was later force-marched to Bergen-Belsen, has died, aged 88, in France.

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Opera boss turns 100

Daniel Barenboim led a gala tribute this weekend for Hans Pischner, intendant of the Staatsoper Unter den Linden in former East Berlin from 1963 to

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