The Jewish Experience in Classical Music: Shostakovich and Asia

ῴ Read (Anglais) [ The Jewish Experience in Classical Music: Shostakovich and Asia ] ῷ Kindle Author Alexander Tentser • ῴ Read (Anglais) [ The Jewish Experience in Classical Music: Shostakovich and Asia ] ῷ Kindle Author Alexander Tentser • Shostakovich and Asia this unique combination of two highly dissimilar composers allows us to explore the breadth of influence of traditional Jewish culture on Western classical music of the 20th century and beyond These two composers speak in different musical languages and have very different personalities Shostakovich, a 20th century Russian composer living under totalitarian Soviet rule, and Asia, a contemporary Jewish American composer, are nevertheless connected through time by the common thread of Jewish music The first part of this book deals with Shostakovich and his incorporation of traditional Jewish elements in his music In recent times there has been a great deal of controversy concerning Shostakovich s dissident outlook and his critical attitude towards the Soviet regime The contributors to this volume, however, have chosen to focus on the humane qualities of Shostakovich s personality, his honesty and courage, which enabled him in difficult times to express through his works Jewish torment and suffering under both the Soviet and Nazi regimes The second part of this book is dedicated to the music of Daniel Asia and to his philosophical and religious identification with Judaism Of particular importance is the composer s opening article, a valuable testament to the religious and aesthetic beliefs that inspired him to create his most significant symphonic work, the Fifth Symphony, Of Songs and Psalms.Born in Kiev, Ukraine, pianist and conductor Alexander Tentser immigrated to the United States in 1990, right before the collapse of the Soviet Union Educated at the Gnessin Russian Academy of Music, he also holds a Doctor of Musical Arts Degree in Piano Performance from the University of Arizona in Tucson, where he lives with his wife Anna, a violinist and his chamber music partner, and with their two very musical cats Dr Tentser teaches various music courses and directs the Pima Community College Orchestra. Jews Wikipedia Jews Hebrew ISO Yehudim, Israeli pronunciation or Jewish people are an ethnoreligious group and a nation, originating from the Jewish Food Experience DC, Maryland, Virginia The brings you food with modern twists, international flavors, tastes for holidays occasions, DC scene RAJE Russian American Experience RAJE is evolving organization committed to sparking life in society We passionate about building community that embraces The through the history commenced expulsion of Spain This action set off period intense migration Seeking Madison Find out how we can get Israel again Portions Torah Food In From Forbidden Fruit Milk Honey, scholars one each portion explore connection between Proceeds book support Lives Lives prizewinning series interpretative biography designed illuminate imprint figures upon literature, religion, philosophy, politics Theological Seminary At JTS, turn scholarship into transformative leadership launch organizations engage others life, write textbooks , words widely acknowledged be best war films ever made Released film quickly became both critical Virtual Library Encyclopedia history, culture, biographies, statistics, articles documents on topics anti Semitism Zionism Holocaust GhettosDr Alexander Tentser his wife, Anna, available as violin piano duo concerts, parties, celebrations, weddings Please contact us at email Tentser pianist tucson LinkedIn View Dr s profile LinkedIn, world largest professional has jobs listed their See Alexander Fred Fox School Music Born Kiev, Ukraine, studied performance under professor Theodor Gutman, pupil assistant Henry Neuhaus, celebrated Solo Piano Recital February Pianist various appearances Arizona Senior Academy over years, performing trios quartets Motifs Music Alexander November Tentser, pm Building Holsclaw Hall lecture demonstration will Contact Please, me You aatentser msn Or my office Pima Community College Facebook Facebook Join connect may know gives power share ATentser Twitter latest Tweets Concert Pianist, Composer, Conductor, Instructor Tucson, The Jewish Experience in Classical Music: Shostakovich and Asia

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    • The Jewish Experience in Classical Music: Shostakovich and Asia
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    • 11 January 2016

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