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Alice Sommer

"Meine Religion ist Kunst, Natur und Liebe. Das ist meine Religion."

Alice Sommer


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Alice Herz was born in 1903 in Prague. She decided on a career as a concert pianist. In 1931 she married Leopold Sommer, they got a son, Raphael. In 1942, the family were deported to the National Socialist concentration camp Theresienstadt. Alice gave concerts for the camp inmates. She and her son Raphael survived Theresienstadt.

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Antonia Samm