Jewish jazz age power point

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Unformatted text preview: The Jewish Jazz Age: the rise of a distinctly Jewish- American music and popular culture Jewish Music ...The music and particularly the popular songs of American Yiddish [culture] properly belong to the dual continuities of Judaic inspiration and American expression. Irene Heskes, Music as Social History: American Yiddish Theater Music, 1882-1920 Jewish Music ...The music and particularly the popular songs of American Yiddish [culture] properly belong to the dual continuities of Judaic inspiration and American expression. Irene Heskes, Music as Social History: American Yiddish Theater Music, 1882-1920 Jewish Music Synagogue cantorial style Klezmorim: Instrumental music Yiddish Theater Music and themes Jewish Jazz Ashkenazic Judaism Literally, German Jews Yiddish: A Germanic language with Hebrew infuence written in Hebrew letters Rich body oF sacred and secular music including liturgical music (music used in worship) Always created hybrid Forms oF music where settled East European Jews Austro- Hungarian and Russian empires Romania Southern areas of Moldova Southern Ukraine Synagogue Cantors Hasidic movement, mid-1700s Nigunim/nigen/nigun/niggen: chanting of wordless melodies Hasidim sang these melodies with an intense urgency, hoping to ascend to higher realms through their music. Photo: Hasidic actor Abe Karpen in New York, 2008 Niggen (Ukraine) Niggen (Ukraine) Liturgical modes 1) Mogen Ovos or Magen Avot : Shield of the Fathers Minor scale Peace, hope and thanksgiving 2) Adonoy Molokh or Adoshem Malakh: God Reigns All spiritual meditation and devotional thoughts 3) Ahavo Rabbo or Ahava Rabba: With Everlasting Love Circumstances of stress or emotional need Liturgical modes 1) Mogen Ovos or Magen Avot : Shield of the Fathers Minor scale Peace, hope and thanksgiving 2) Adonoy Molokh or Adoshem Malakh: God Reigns All spiritual meditation and devotional thoughts 3) Ahavo Rabbo or Ahava Rabba: With Everlasting Love Circumstances of stress or emotional need Liturgical modes 1) Mogen Ovos or Magen Avot : Shield of the Fathers Minor scale Peace, hope and thanksgiving 2) Adonoy Molokh or Adoshem Malakh: God Reigns All spiritual meditation and devotional thoughts 3) Ahavo Rabbo or Ahava Rabba: With Everlasting Love Circumstances of stress or emotional need Sacred to Secular...
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