Hiding in the Spotlight A Musical Prodigy's Story of Survival, 1941-1946

By: Dawson, Greg

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Dust jacket and book like new / 3rd Printing ; 1.1 x 8.2 x 5.8 Inches; 288 pages; Zhanna, a young Jewish girl from Ukraine, also happens to be a gifted piano prodigy and is giving concerts by the age of six. When disaster strikes her hometown and her family is condemned to exile and execution, Zhanna manages to escape the famed Nazi death march to Dorbitsky Yar and uses her rare musical gift to help her survive. Performing and giving concerts for the occupying German troops as they move throughout Europe, Zhanna keeps her true identity a secret until a young American soldier with ties to Julliard adopts her. Upon her emigration to America, Zhanna’s gift flourishes and she becomes one of the first Jewish refugees to enter Juilliard.

Title: Hiding in the Spotlight A Musical Prodigy's Story of Survival, 1941-1946

Author Name: Dawson, Greg

Categories: Other,

Publisher: Pegasus: 2009

ISBN #: 1605980455

ISBN # 13: 9781605980454

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: As New in As New dust jacket

Book Isle ID: 2853

Keywords: Non-fiction,