Dr Ilana Webster-Kogen and Dr Phil Alexander: Sounding Jewish In Berlin
Conversations On Zoom 35: Tuesday 16 March
Dr Ilana Webster-Kogen
Joe Loss Senior Lecturer in Jewish Music SOAS University of London
Dr Philip Alexander
British Academy research fellow at the University of Edinburgh
School of Critical Studies University of Glasgow
In conversation together to discuss Phil’s new book:
Sounding Jewish in Berlin: Klezmer and the Contemporary City exploring the musical diversity of klezmer in Berlin and interrogating some key assumptions about klezmer performance today
Ilana Webster-Kogen is author of Citizen Azmari: Making Ethiopian Music in Tel Aviv (2018, Wesleyan University Press.)
Philip Alexander is a researcher and teacher and also a busy musician, leading the band Moishe’s Bagel and collaborating regularly with folk and jazz musicians around the UK and beyond.
Tuesday 16th March 2021
09:00 Pacific time / 12.00 Eastern USA / 17:00 UK / 18:00 Western Europe / 19:00 Israel
(The room will open 15 minutes early for greetings and socialising).
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