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The cellist of sarajevo is based on actual events: vedran smailovic, a renowed cellist in sarajevo, played albinoni's adagio in g minor for. A lament in rondo form for solo 'cello during the conflict in bosnia-herzegovina, on may 27th 1992, a bakery in the pedestrian precinct vase miskina in sarajevo . Ein musiker trotzt dem irrsinn des bürgerkriegs in sarajevo: inmitten der ruinen, dem feindlichen beschuss ausgesetzt, spielt er auf seinem cello das adagio. What do we do when faced with unspeakable horror play music is what a resident of sarajevo, capital of bosnia, did, even as bombs rained. The cellist of sarajevo, vedran smailovic in 1992 performed adagio in g minor in sarajevo's where 22 people waiting for bread had been butchered and began .
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The cellist of sarajevo by steven galloway new york: riverhead books, 2008 isbn # 978-1-59448-365-3 235 pages comments by bob corbett. [APSNIP--] [APSNIP--]