The use of music during a Holocaust Memorial Day activity can be an evocative tool to promote understanding of the Holocaust and subsequent genocides.

There are several ways of incorporating music into an event and you can find some resources below.

This list of musical works is offered as suggestions only, to be included at moments in your commemoration where you feel music would be an appropriate addition. There is no obligation for the inclusion of specific religious or national songs or...
In 2013 we launched a specially commissioned song for HMD - A Bridge of Voice and held workshops to help organisers plan a performance. The initiative, empowered people to use the power of music and their voice to Build a Bridge ...
Renowned composer of musicals, choral music and music for television Howard Goodall created a new piece of music A Song of Hope, which was an integral element of the programme for the HMD 2010 National Commemoration.Howard Goodall has composed some...
Prior to the genocide in Rwanda in 1994, Jean Paul Samputu was a renowned singer and dancer who had released many albums to critical acclaim. He survived the genocide but lost almost all of his family. He released Testimony from Rwanda in 2004 as...