German society

Sentimentality and High Pathos: Popular Music in Fascist Germany

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Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Explores the ways popular music was used as a social and political tool by the Reich Chamber of Music to shape the German public image of the Nazis. Provides analysis of Nazi radio transmissions of the 1930s to trace the increasing use of music as a propaganda tool.

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Articles in Journals
Year: 
1985

Musik im NS-Staat

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Detailed survey of the history of music in the Third Reich, reviewing how Nazism permeated the musical culture of Germany and occupied countries.

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Books
Year: 
1982

Most German of the Arts: Musicology and Society from the Weimar Republic to the End of Hitler's Reich

Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Presents an overview of the role musicologists and music scholarship played in Nazi efforts to reshape German society. Outlines the efforts of scholars to reinterpret German music history to support Nazi ideology and discusses the denazification of musicologists after the war. Includes an extensive bibliography and an index.

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Books
Year: 
1998

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