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Jewish musical modernism, old and new / edited by Philip V. Bohlman ; with a foreword by Sander L. Gilman.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library ML3776 .J42 2008 37684001060473 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780226063263 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0226063267 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xix, 218 p. : ill. (some col.), music ; 25 cm.+ 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
  • Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Songs on accompanying CD performed by the New Budapest Orpheum Society; title on CD: Moments musicaux et modernes : Jewish modernism in popular and political music.
Contents of CD, explanatory notes, texts (in Hebrew or German), and English translations (p. 179-204).
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreword: Are Jews musical? Historical notes on the question of Jewish musical modernism / Sander L. Gilman -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: The transcendent moment of Jewish modernism / Philip V. Bohlman -- Multiple modernisms? Episodes from the sciences as cultures, 1900-1945 / Mitchell G. Ash -- Sephardic fins des siècles : the liturgical music of Vienna's Türkisch-Israelitische community on the threshold of modernity / Edwin Seroussi -- Jewish music and German science / Pamela M. Potter -- Echoes from beyond Europe : music and the Beta Israel transformation / Kay Kaufman Shelemay -- Charlotte Salomon's modernism / Michael P. Steinberg -- Epilogue : beyond Jewish modernism / Philip V. Bohlman -- Appendix 1. Moments musicaux et modernes : Jewish modernism in popular and political music : accompanying CD by the New Budapest Orpheum Society -- Appendix 2. CD texts and translations.
Subject: Jews > Music > History and criticism
Modernism (Music)
Jewish musicians
Music > 20th century > History and criticism

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