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Jewish musical modernism, old and new

Author: Philip V Bohlman; Sander L Gilman; New Budapest Orpheum Society (Musical group)
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD audio : Music   Sound Recording : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tackling the myriad issues raised by Sander Gilmans provocative opening salvoAre Jews Musical?this volumes distinguished contributors present a series of essays that trace the intersections of Jewish history and music from the late nineteenth century to the present.
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Genre/Form: CD
Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Music, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Philip V Bohlman; Sander L Gilman; New Budapest Orpheum Society (Musical group)
ISBN: 9780226063263 0226063267
OCLC Number: 176978607
Notes: 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).
Performer(s): Songs on accompanying CD performed by the New Budapest Orpheum Society.
Awards: Commended for National Jewish Book Award (Anthology/Collection) 2009
Description: xix, 218 pages : illustrations (some color), music ; 25 cm + 1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Contents: 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.
Other Titles: Moments musicaux et modernes : Jewish modernism in popular and political music.
Responsibility: edited by Philip V. Bohlman ; with a foreword by Sander L. Gilman.
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