Italy

Oratorio Ester, The Salvation of Israel by Esther (program brochure)

Program brochure for the gala concert and modern world premiere of Oratorio Ester, The Salvation of Israel by C. G. Lidarti (music) and Rabbi Jacob Raphael Saraval (libretto), May 30th and 31st, 2000. Includes the Hebrew libretto with Englsih translations and short articles about the composer, the oratorio, music in the Portuguese Jewish community of Amsterdam and the discovery of the manuscript in 1997.

Material Type: 
Books
Year: 
2000

La stampa periodica ebraica come fonte per la ricostruzione della vita sinagogale nell’Italia dell’emancipazione [Jewish Press as a Source in Reconstructing Synagogue Life in Italy during the Emancipation]

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
Year: 
2004

Se il violinista cade dal tetto… L’Italia nel revival della “musica klezmer” [If the Fiddler Falls Off the Roof… Italy in the “Klezmer Music” Revival]

Examines the popularity of klezmer music in Italy, where it has become synonymous with Jewishness and denotes a musical culture that is believed to live in a transnational and multicultural world outside of history. Recent scholarship on the definition and history of traditional klezmer repertoires is reviewed, and general trends in the klezmer revival are described.

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
Year: 
2002

Sefardische Romanzen II (SMR Bresler Collection)

Con su bien sea entenderse
Mipi el
El incendio de Salonik
En el vergel de la reina
Ay que relumbror
Canto de Seder (sung in Italy)
Durme hermozo hijico
El conde niño
Era oscuro
Arvolicos d'almendra
Morenica
Morena
Rahel
Arvoles lloran por lluvias
A la una yo naci
Mi suegra
Oh que mueve meses
Mi padre era de Francia
Burjula

Material Type: 
Recordings

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