.  

 

 

 












 

 
 

 

 

...This is the only existing photo of the family Vlasch abandoned when he left Poland to pursue his musical career with Tomcha.
... He later wrote that his wife, Chutka, placed a gypsy curse on him as he walked out. Whether curse or coincidence, what followed was disaster not only for Vlasch, but every woman who became romantically entangled with him.

..


Died of cholera


Killed by stray bullet


Abducted by Algerians

Fatal archery accident

Caused a train wreck

Diphtheria

Suffocated

Perished in sadomasochist mishap


Died of smallpox


Stepped on landmine

.
Died of typhus


Died of pneumonia...


Discovered they were first cousins, committed suicide...


Abducted by Cossacks


Fatal equestrian accident


Left Vlasch for Tomcha,
later succumbed to consumption


Vlasch's involvement with three women in this photo resulted
in the entire band being decimated by the Spanish flu.


Struck by lightning

Abducted by Turks


Died of unknown causes

 


 

 

 


Home - Their Story - The Project - Photo Archive
The Many Lovers of Tomcha - The Tragic Mistresses of Vlasch - Historical Documents
The Lyrics - Music Downloads - Project Supporters - FAQ - Contact

Data compiled by Prof. Glenn Bering

copyright 2010 all rights reserved


webwork by kinvis.com