A Bach legend remembers her day of liberation, 70 years agomain
The great harpsichord player Zuzana Ruzickova turned 88 this week. She lives in Prague and continues to offer guidance to a new generation of performers.
Tomorrow, she celebrates the 70th anniversary of her liberation from the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp – a hell worse than Auschwitz, as she descries it.
She is talking to Frank Vogl, who is making a film of her life. ‘The spirit of Bach was always with me and kept me alive,’ says Zuzana.
Read the interview here.