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Contributions to a historical study of Jewish music

Contributions to a historical study of Jewish music

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Published by Ktav Pub. House in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Jews -- Music -- History and criticism.,
  • Music -- History and criticism.,
  • Synagogue music -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Eric Werner.
    ContributionsWerner, Eric, 1901-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML3195 .C66
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5192922M
    LC Control Number75014024

    Jewish music is a discipline that is firmly established in Israeli university and research institutions. The study of Jewish music in France is virtually non-existent. Those who, on the French side, decided to take the leap were experts in the ethnomusicology of exotic orally transmitted music or dealt with ethnolinguistic research in : Frank Alvarez-Pereyre. Famously, Rome began in BCE. 1, years later, the last Roman emperor in the Italian peninsula was deposed and the empire came to an end (at least the western half of it, as the eastern half.

    Meir Shimon Geshuri (née Bruckner; Ap - December 9, ) was an Israeli researcher of Jewish music with emphasis on the study of Hassidic music traditions. He was also a public figure, being a significant activist in the Hapoel Hamizrachi movement, a .   American Society for Jewish Music / Center for Jewish History / 15 West 16th Street / New York, NY Tel: / Fax: () / [email protected] donate to support jewish music.

    These courses must have sufficient historical content and/or complement the study of Jewish history. Jewish Studies courses are regularly offered in departments such as NELC, English, German, Religious Studies, Sociology, and others. No more than 4 of these major-related courses will count for the history major. Faculty Advisors. Benjamin Nathans. A Brief History of Jewish Music. Click here for the article on contemporary Jewish music. Music is central to the religious experience, indeed to the human experience, and there is no book more full of music than the Torah. If nothing else, the fact that the Torah is publically chanted, not simply read in a narrative fashion, should indicate the centrality of music as a form of deeper.


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