• ANCIENT POETRY, MODERN MUSIC, AND THE WECHSELGESANG DER MIRJAM UND DEBORA: THE MEANINGS OF SONG IN THE ITZIG CIRCLE

    Author(s):
    Rebecca Cypess (see profile)
    Date:
    2016
    Subject(s):
    Jews--Study and teaching, Enlightenment, Poetry, Aesthetics
    Item Type:
    Article
    Tag(s):
    musicoology, Jewish studies
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M63J3910W
    Abstract:
    An essay is presented which explores the work with the exlibris of Zippora Wulff which survives in the collection of the Sing- Akademie: the Wechselgesang der Miijam und Debora by Justin Heinrich Knecht. It mentions that the relationship between ancient poetry and modern music. It mentions that Messias had already been held up by both Jewish and non-Jewish critics for its encapsulation of the spirit of the poetry of the Hebrew Bible.
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    Published
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