The Jewish Music Companion

The Jewish Music Companion

Historical Overview, Personalities, Annotated Folksongs

Book - 2002
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(Tara Books). Noted musicologist Velvel Pasternak has worked to capture and transmit the musical traditions of world Jewish communities. The Jewish Music Companion is dedicated to those topics that represent the broad panorama of Jewish music. Written in an easily understandable manner, the book is comprised of four sections: An Historical Overview; Jewish Music Artists; Annotated Folksongs; and an Appendix. Transcriptions of music with chords are included, as well as a CD with 14 selections representing the spectrum of Jewish folksongs.
Publisher: [United States] : Tara Publications, c2002
ISBN: 9781928918240
Branch Call Number: ML3776 .P37 2002
Characteristics: 215 p. : ill., music ; 26 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)


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