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... Strimple reviews a bibliography of Jewish composers, with a focus on choral music. Jewish themes ...
... of Jewish musicians and composers are available for further listening. ... The first of a three-part series on Jewish vocal music is presented. The focus is on the voice of ...
... Excerpts from Jack Gottlieb's book "Funny, It Doesn't Sound Jewish," which details how Jewish ... music influenced a variety of early 20th-century composers, are presented (State University of New York ... Press). One excerpt focuses on Cole Porter and his purposeful Jewish musical inspiration. ...
Jüdische Komponistinnen: Gestern und heute
Ars Organi (2013) Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. sec Tableau Musical: 12-13
... A discussion on Jewish composers is presented. ...
... A biography of one of the greatest cantors, composers, and prolific writers of Jewish music is reviewed. ...
... new chapters on music of the Holocaust and on contemporary Jewish composers. It is a useful ... the rise and expansion of Jewish music in all historical aspects. The new edition contains valuable ... addition to the fund of scholarship dealing with Jewish musical heritage. ...
... The Jewish Museum of Vienna ran an exhibit on the contributions of Jewish composers to Austrian ... emphasis is given to the period between 1918 and 1938, during which many Jewish composers emigrated to the ... chronicles Jewish participation in music institutions, education, and musical development. Special ...
... perception of Jewish music, such as klezmer, and the experiences of Jewish composers in the 20th century. ...
... attitudes towards Jewish people and Jewish music of several Russian composers. States that the pieces ... Provides a review of "Tradition!! Jewish Songs From Russia" (Koch International). Examines the ...
A jiddis opera mint zsidó nemzeti színház
Magyar Zene (2011) Vol. 49, No. 4, pp. 439-447

In the last decades of the nineteenth century, staged productions of opera in Yiddish became popular in the Jewish communities of Eastern Europe. The composers of these works were influenced by music in non- Jewish venues expressing the rise of ...

... popular in the Jewish communities of Eastern Europe. The composers of these works were influenced by music ... - oriented stage spectacles; assimilated Jewish composers, including Serov, Halévy, Meyerbeer, Goldmark ... Jewish musical style as it was defined during that period. Goldfaden and other composers brought their ...
... Examines the question of what constitutes a Jewish opera by posing questions as to what should go ... criteria-- is a work on a non-Jewish theme by a Jewish composer to be considered a Jewish opera, for ...
... specialized in Jewish liturgical music, had taught composition at the Jewish Theological Seminary, had ... written an opera, "Fortunato" and a complete Jewish Sabbath service. ...
Zum Tod von Herman Berlinski
Ars Organi (2002) Vol. 50, No. 2, pp. 115
... Jewish composer, organist, and pianist Herman Berlinski, who was born in 1910 in Leipzig, died on September 27, 2001. ...
... Composer Paul Ben Haim's oratorio "Joram" is discussed, along with his Jewish identity and his ... life and career. The oratorio clearly reflects Ben-Haim's desire to write "Jewish" music already in ... compositional technique were clearly meant to tie the oratorio to Jewish music and culture as Ben-Haim perceived them at the time. ...
... recent years, the Hungarian Jewish composers who were murdered during the Holocaust remain nearly ... information about the seven Hungarian Jewish composers is the fruit of the author's attempts to rectify the situation. ... Unlike the so-called Terezin composers whose names and works have become relatively well known in ...
... A recording of Jewish-themed music by Marvin David Levy is reviewed (Naxos American Classics/Milken Archive). ...
... Many German students know little about Jewish culture and music. This article gives a brief ... history of the Jews, talks about Jewish holidays and special music such as Klezmer. The article includes ... lesson plans for teaching Jewish holidays, small profiles of significant persons and events, and descriptions of Jewish songs. ...