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Who composed “White Christmas” and “Easter Parade”? Irving Berlin Who published this quote in his newspaper, The Dearborn Independent ? Popular music is a Jewish monopoly. Jazz is a Jewish creation. The mush, the slush, the sly suggestion, the abandoned sensuousness of sliding notes, are of Jewish origin. ... It is rather surprising, is it not, that whichever way you turn to trace the harmful streams of influence that flow through society, you come upon a group of Jews? ... And now, in this miasma of so-called popular music, which combines weak-mindedness with every suggestion of lewdness—again Jews. - Henry Ford What kind of music does Debbie Friedman compose? American folk-influence Jewish songs Who is the composer of Billy the Kid, Rodeo , and Appalachian Spring ? Aaron Copeland Who is the author of this quote? “I have used a Jewish youth as my protagonist because the Jews are determining the nature and scope of jazz more than any other race—more than the Negroes from whom they have
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Unformatted text preview: stolen jazz and given it a new color and meaning.”- Sam Raphaelson What was the essential plot conflict in the film, The Jazz Singer ? Cantor Rabinowitz wants his son to carry on the generations-old family tradition and become a cantor at the synagogue in the Jewish ghetto of Manhattan's Lower East Side. But thirteen-year-old Jakie Rabinowitz has a taste for show business. Who is the author of this quote? “It is easily understandable that a composer who is a second-generation American, whose parents were immigrants, still maintains a close contact with the old racial traditions. If the traditions are part of his childhood, they are inevitably part of his life.” Hint: he is the composer of Jeremiah Symphony . - Leonard Bernstein Listening question. Is it cantillation, or a performance by Matisyahu, or The Jeremiah Symphony , or Klezmer wedding music, or a Hassidic niggun?...
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