The Making of a Reform Jewish Cantor: Musical Authority, Cultural Investment.

Material Type: 
Books
Publisher: 
Indiana University Press
Place of Publication: 
Bloomington
Year: 
2009
Description: 

Examines the office of the modern Amrican cantor through a detailed ethnography of the School of Sacred Music of the Hebrew Union College with emphasis on the social mechanisms through which students acquire skills, repertoire and eventually round up their selves as communitarian Leaders of prayer.

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