Jewish Music

Datum: 16 november 2017

Locatie: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus, Hof van Liere, Tassiszaal - Prinsstraat 13 - 2000 Antwerpen (route: UAntwerpen, Stadscampus)

Tijdstip: 19 - 22 uur

Organisatie / co-organisatie: Institute of Jewish Studies

Korte beschrijving: Lecture

Jewish Music

This evening program, on the theme of Jewish music, will feature two book presentations and two public lectures, interspersed with short musical pieces. The evening will conclude with a reception.

  • Book presentation: The Persistence of Voice: Instrumental Music and Romantic Orality (by John Neubauer, Brill Publishers, 2017), with a presentation by Ursula Neubauer.
  • Public lecture: The Hebrew Melodies by the Composer Isaac Nathan and Lord Byron as “poet laureate of the synagogue”. Lecture by Dr. Sabine Lichtenstein (Universiteit van Amsterdam).
  • Book presentation: Judaism in Opera – Judentum in der Oper (Schriften der Europäischen Musiktheater-Akademie, Band 11 – ConBrio, 2017), book presentation by Aviel Cahn (co-editor).
  • Public lecture: Ozi v’zimrat Yah – The Importance of Music in the Jewish Bible. Lecture by Dr. Jean Goldenbaum (EZJM Hannover).

Inkomprijs: Free entrance

Inschrijven: Registration required via website

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Contact telefoon: 03 265 52 43