A Fusion of Traditions: Liturgical Music in the Copenhagen Synagogue

Material Type: 
Books
Publisher: 
University Press of Southern Denmark
Place of Publication: 
Copenhagen
Year: 
2006
Pages: 
156 p. + CD
Type of Recording: 
Research Recording
Media: 
CD
Languages: 
English
Country / Area: 
Denmark
Tradition: 
Ashkenazi
Description: 

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.