Franklin

On Jewish music : past and present / Joachim Braun.

Author/Creator:
Braun, Joachim, 1929-
Edition:
2nd rev. ed.
Publication:
Frankfurt am Main ; New York : Peter Lang, c2011.
Format/Description:
Book
433 p. : ill., maps, music ; 21 cm.
Subjects:
Jews -- Music -- History and criticism.
Language:
In English, with two chapters in German.
Contents:
Past. Music in ancient Israel/Palestine, the Biblical terminology of music instruments and the Near Eastern context ; Some remarks on the music history of ancient Israel/Palestine : written or archaeolofical evidence ; Music in ancient Israel/Palestine and ethnicity ; The lute in ancient Israeli and Jewish iconography ; The iconography of the organ : change in Jewish thought and musical life
The diaspora : East Europe, Russia, Soviet Union. The unpublished volumes of Moshe Beregovski's Jewish musical folklore ; The large forms of Klezmer music : the "missing link" ; The Jewish National School of Music in Russia ; Jews in Soviet Music ; Die Bekämpfung der Moderne und der Antisemitismus ; On the double meaning of Jewish elements in Dimitri Shostakovich's music ; Christian and Jewish religious elements in music : a hidden language of resistance in Soviet Riga ; Music, survival, resistance
Israel today. Aspekte der Musiksoziologie in Israel ; Towards a study of Israeli musical culture : the case of Kiryat Ono
Conclusion. The musical landscape of Israel/Palestine : 3,000 years ago and today.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Barney and Eleanor Frommer Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Barney and Eleanor Frommer Memorial Fund.
ISBN:
9783631630389
3631630387
OCLC:
754770098
Publisher Number:
99946183160
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