1. What was The Society for Jewish Folk Music? When and where was it founded? What were its goals? What did it accomplish? Why was it disbanded?
The Society for Jewish Folk Music was a chartered organization whose goal was to cooperate in the learnin
Who composed "Schir Zion"? Solomon Sulzer Who was the famous chief cantor of Paris in the 19th century? Samuel Naumbourg Who was the first choirmaster in the history of the European synagogue (who was not primarily a hazzan)? Where did he work? Louis
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 abandon
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Who was known as the "father of Yiddish theater"? Avrohom Goldfaden What are the characteristics of a folk song?
Folk songs are characterized by their direct association with the activities of daily life, be they work, play, ceremony or ent
"Jdischer Todessang" who composed it, where, when, why, what folksong was it based on? How did the song survive? It was composed by Martin Rosenberg at the Sachsenhausen Concentration camp in 1942. Expecting imminent death, Rosenberg was inspired to