The Kulturbund Project’s Shared Stories includes a filmed interviews shot between 2002 and 2004 with Kulturbund artists, musicians, and children of Kulturbund artists.  Below is a sample of these interviews.

Beyond the Kulturbund describes how some of these Kulturbund artists continued their art after leaving Germany.


Sam Adler, Child Actor


Claude Frank, Pianist


Margot Friedlander, Dressmaker


Martha Hirsch, Pianist and Organist


Ernest Lenart, Actor


Max Liebmann, Cellist


Henry Meyer, Violinist and Violist


Hannah Kroner Segal, Dancer and Choreographer


Helmut Stern, Child singer


Silvia Tennenbaum, William Steinberg’s stepdaughter


Uri Toeplitz, Flutist


Margalit Wachsman, Kurt Singer’s daughter

Shared Stories
Beyond the Kulturbund
Current-day Artists
Theatre Workshop Artists


  1. Sadler
    March 3, 2017

    I was watching and listening to Henry Meyer – the video repeats after 2 minutes.

    • Gail Prensky
      March 3, 2017

      Thank you so much for letting me know. I’ve corrected this and You Tube will be ready with the new version soon. Gail


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