Kaddish: Reflections on the Holocaust in Music and Words

U.S. Holocaust Museum Commemorations
A visitor lights a memorial candle during the annual Names Reading ceremony to commemorate those who perished in the Holocaust, in the Hall of Remembrance at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, May 2, 2016, in Washington, DC. Marking the anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Holocaust Remembrance Day is an internationally recognized date corresponding to the 27th day of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar. In Hebrew, Holocaust Remembrance Day is called Yom Ha Shoah. In 2016, Holocaust Remembrance Day begins in the evening of May 4 and ends in the evening of May 5.