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Author Levi, Erik
Title Music and Displacement : Diasporas, Mobilities, and Dislocations in Europe and Beyond
Imprint Blue Ridge Summit : Scarecrow Press, 2010
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Series Europea: Ethnomusicologies and Modernities ; v.10
Europea: Ethnomusicologies and Modernities
Note Cover -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Series Editors' Foreword -- Introduction -- Part One: The Silence of Displacement -- 1. "Das Lied ist aus": The Final Resting Place along Music's Endless Journey -- 2. Dimensions of Silencing: On Nazi Anti-Semitism in Musical Displacement -- 3. Ježek, Zeisl, Améry, and The Exile in the Middle -- Part Two: Displacement and Acculturation -- 4. The Vision of the East and the Heritage of the West: Displacement as a Catalyst for the Creation of Musical Life in the Jewish Community of Palestine -- 5. Time, Place, and Memory: Songs for a North African Jewish Pilgrimage -- 6. Displaced Sounds: Popular Music-Making among the Irish Diaspora in England -- 7. On Taking Leave: Mahler, Jewishness, and Jazz in Uri Caine's Urlicht/Primal Light -- Part Three: Theories and/of Displacement -- 8. "The Splinter in Your Eye": Uncomfortable Legacies and German Exile Studies -- 9. Adorno and Exile: Some Thoughts on Displacement and What It Means to Be German -- 10. Places of the Body: Corporal Displacements, Misplacements, and Replacements in Music and Dance Research -- 11. Little Stories from the Balkans -- Index -- About the Contributors
Music and Displacement offers an exploration of the interactions between music and displacement in theoretical and practical terms; a broadening of the remit of displacement and diaspora beyond Western art music; and a consideration of the topic within the contexts of music's socio-historical and philosophical circumstances, and to geographic and cultural pasts and presents
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Levi, Erik Music and Displacement : Diasporas, Mobilities, and Dislocations in Europe and Beyond Blue Ridge Summit : Scarecrow Press,c2010 9780810863798
Subject Emigration and immigration - Songs and music - History and criticism
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Alt Author Scheding, Florian
Beckerman, Michael
Bohlman, Philip V
Campbell, Sean
Davis, Ruth F
Heile, Björn
Hirshberg, Jehoash
Hutchinson, Sydney
Paddison, Max
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