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Opera Star Who Survived The Nazis Still Going Strong At 95
"It was 1947 in post-war Vienna, and Hilde Zadek remembers taking a deep breath behind the curtain. A rookie on her first opera gig, she was about to sing the prestigious role of Aida for an audience full of particularly harsh critics -- whistle-packing Nazis she says were determined to show 'that Jew from Palestine' she was not welcome at one of the world's greatest opera houses." The Denver Post (AP) 12/23/12
Posted December 23, 2012 08:00 AM




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