Music

Bibliography of Jewish Music

The early outstanding annotation bibliography of JM research with listings up to the year 1944. Over 10,000 items listed including publications in Hebrew, Arabic, Yiddish and European languages. Includes citations for musical scores as well. The introduction gives a brief history of the efforts in Jewish bibliography. 

Material Type: 
Books
Year: 
1951

Die Makamen in der hebraeischen Poesie der orientalischen Juden

"The Maqamat in the Hebrew Poetry of the Oriental Jews" A frequent feature in Hebrew poems of Oriental Jews is a subtitle which mentions a maqam according to which the poem is to be sung. The article is an explanation of these subtitles; it is intended mainly for scholars of Hebrew poetry, and contains no musical examples. Musicians would do well to consult it, since it features a concise and clear explanation of the Arabic maqamat system.

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
Year: 
1913

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