Theater music

Shalom Music of the Jewish People

An eccletic collection of Hebrew, Yiddish, secular, liturgical, Klezmer, Swing music, and more. The album includes the following tracks:

1. Hatikvah - Israeli Concert Band
2. My Yiddishe Momme - Sophie Tucker
3. The Cantor - Al Jolson
4. Hello Mama - George Jessel
5. Roumania, Roumania - Aaron Lebedeff
6. My Song Goes 'Round The World - Jisef Schmidt
7. Hebrew Melody - Jascha Heifetz
8. Kaddish - Yehudi Menuhin

Material Type: 
Recordings
Year: 
1991

Funny, it doesn’t sound Jewish : how Yiddish songs and synagogue melodies influenced Tin Pan Alley, Broadway, and Hollywood

An attempt to demonstrate the deep layers of "JM" embedded in the popular American song by analyzing a plethora of examples showing the presence of innuendos, motives, paraphrases or flat quotations of music deriving from "authentic" Jewish repertoires (mostly liturgucal).

Material Type: 
Books
Year: 
2004

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