Coco Schumann honored on Holocaust Remembrance Day

Coco Schumann Courtesy Proton Berlin2Thank you, Julie Carbonara of The Jewish Chronicle for an illuminating obituary honoring Coco Schumann on Yom HaShoah:

“He insisted he was a musician who survived the concentration camps, not a Holocaust survivor who happened to make music. Indeed for Coco Schumann, who has died aged 93, music, especially his beloved jazz, was as essential as air.”

Read the full tribute here.