A Special Performance

Music, Love, and Survival
Part 1: Piano Lessons

In this part of her performance, Mona describes Lisa’s last lesson with her piano teacher, Professor Isseles. Lisa plays Beethoven’s "Moonlight Sonata" and a Scherzo by Chopin. Then the professor tells Lisa that he will no longer be able to teach her because she is Jewish.

Questions to Discuss With Students

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