Articles about Musicology

Righting and Remembering the Nazi Past: "Suppressed Music" in American Concert Performance
Music and Politics (2016) Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. np

Current performance of music denigrated during the Nazi era is remarkably vibrant, wide-ranging, and transnational. To date, however, there has been no in-depth scholarly intervention into any aspect of this work. Given the literature limitations as well as the unwieldy ...

"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 ...