Ethnomusicology

Musicologia storica e cultura musicale: ridefinire i termini per ridefinire gli scopi

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On musicology in an Israeli context. For an English version, see "Historical Musicology and Musical Culture: Redefining Terms as a Means of Redefining Goals," in Studies in Socio-Musical Sciences, ed. Joachim Braun and Uri Sharvit (Ramat-Gan: Bar-Ilan University Press, 1998), 99-108.

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Articles in Journals
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1989

A Fusion of Traditions: Liturgical Music in the Copenhagen Synagogue

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Based on recordings of services in the Copenhagen synagogue done back in 1967, this book presents the history of Jewish life in Denmark (mainly Copenhagen) and of music in the Copenhagen synagogue, and analises how the music reflects the special integrative character of that community.

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2006

Idelsohn's Scholarly and Literary Publications: An Annotated Bibliography

An indispensable tool for grasping the scope of A.Z. Idelsohn’s oeuvre. Although not covering all of his writings, it discusses in detail all Idelsohn’s major works providing also a guide to the connections between his different works and the evolution of his ideas.

 

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Articles in Books
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1986

A. Z. Idelsohn: A Pioneer in Jewish Ethnomusicology

The revised version of the first part of "Two Anniversaries- Two Pioneers in Jewish Ethnomusicology," Orbis Musicae, II (1973/74): 17-18. The article gives a brief survey of Idelsohn's seminal works which layed the foundations of research in Jewish music.

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Articles in Books
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1986

Discovering Jewish Music

Overview of the history of Jewish music for the intelligent lay reader as well as more advanced students of Jewish music. Several chapters discuss popular music in Israel and America. Contains some 175 musical examples, and an accompanying CD with 65 tracks. However, it is an uneven catalogue of data from Biblical times to contemporary Israeli popular music lacking criticism or contextualization.

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Books
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2003

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