Articles about Gideon Klein

"Lullaby": The Story of a Niggun
Music and Politics (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. np

This article traces a Hasidic niggun from its origins in Ukraine around 1910, to mandate Palestine in the late 20's, where it acquired a text and became a hit song; to England where it was recorded in 1943; to Nazi ...

Truth, Lies and Ignorance In Contemporary Music-Historical Investigation
Problemy Muzykalnoi Nauki (2008) , No. 3, pp. 9-17

This inaugural article, the first, published by the western author in PMN, suggests a general view of the persistent, "resident" problem of any music-historical description, the problem of precision and adequacy. What is the limit of truthfulness of our accounts ...