Franklin

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

Publication:
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
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Book
xiv, 218 p. : ill. (some col.), music ; 25 cm. + 1 CD (digital ; 4 3/4 in.).
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Subjects:
Jews -- Music -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Music).
Jewish musicians.
Music -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
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.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Bohlman, Philip V., 1952-
ISBN:
9780226063263 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226063267 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC:
176978607