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Musik Macht Frei: Choral Music Composed and Performed in the Nazi Concentration Camps, 1938-44

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Retrieved from: The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum: Research: Bibliographies Documents the formation and use of prisoner choirs in concentration camps and ghettos, with particular focus on the singers in Theresienstadt. Includes transcriptions of several songs composed in the camps.

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Books
Year: 
2001

Thesaurus of Hebrew Oriental Music

The most important anthology of Jewish music. The first five volumes contain music of Oriental Jewish communities which Idelsohn heard in Jerusalem during the years 1907-1921. The other five volumes contain music of Ashkenazi communities which Idelsohn collected from different sources. Volumes VI and VII are based on the manuscripts of the Birnbaum Collection at the Library of the Hebrew Union College Cincinnati.

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Scores
Year: 
1914 (vol. I), (1922-1933 (vol. II-X)

Sefer Hanigunim

175 Hassidic songs, some with words, transcribed and arranged by Weisser. Also contains Chabad version of torah cantillation as notated by Weisser.

Material Type: 
Scores
Year: 
1948

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