Alice Herz Is The World’s Oldest Pianist. And You Won’t Believe What She Survived

At 109 years old, music can still be heard streaming from Alice Herz London apartment. But she used to play in a far darker place.

Alice Herz still plays her piano everyday. The music can be heard streaming from her Belsize Park apartment in London. But she used to play in a far darker place: Theresienstadt, the Nazi concentration camp. There, Alice played with fellow musicians and composed hope even as friends and family boarded trains bound for Auschwitz. What does she say now? She keeps playing, because the music can’t stop, love can’t stop, but evil was stopped. Check out her story in the video below.