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Publisher Comments:

In this landmark of musical scholarship, the leading 20th-century authority on Jewish music describes and analyzes its elements and characteristics, and chronicles its development from the earliest appearance of Semitic song 2000 years ago to the early 20th century. Liberally illustrating every type of music discussed, the book examines the music as a tonal expression of Judaism, Jewish life and the spiritual aspects of Jewish culture.

Synopsis:

Describes and analyzes its elements and characteristics, chronicles development from the earliest appearance of Semitic song 2000 years ago to the early 20th century. Illustrated.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-522) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486271477
Author:
Idelsohn, Abraham Z.
Author:
Idelsohn, A. Z.
Author:
Idelsohn, Abraham Z.
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Folk & Traditional
Subject:
Ethnic
Subject:
Jewish
Subject:
Jews
Subject:
Music
Subject:
Religious - Jewish
Subject:
Folk-songs
Subject:
Folk music
Subject:
Folk songs, Yiddish
Subject:
Synagogue music
Subject:
Folk songs, Hebrew.
Subject:
Folk songs, Yiddish -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Jewish - General
Subject:
General Music
Subject:
Jewish life
Subject:
Jewish culture
Subject:
jewish song
Subject:
Music-Choral and Sacred
Subject:
History & Criticism *
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Jewish, Judaism
Series Volume:
106
Publication Date:
20111131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
576
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.38 in 1.34 lb

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