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Greeted with smiles : Bukharian Jewish music and musicians in New York / Evan Rapport.

By: Rapport, Evan [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: American musicspheresPublisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2014]Copyright date: ©2014Description: 1 online resource : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780199379057; 019937905XOther title: Bukharian Jewish music and musicians in New YorkSubject(s): Jews, Bukharan -- Music -- History and criticism | Jews -- New York (State) -- New York -- Music -- History and criticism | Jewish musicians -- New York (State) -- New York | Music -- New York (State) -- New York -- History and criticism | MUSIC -- Genres & Styles -- Classical | MUSIC -- Reference | Music | Jews -- Music | Jewish musicians | New York (State) -- New YorkGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Greeted with smilesDDC classification: 780.89/92407471 LOC classification: ML3776Online resources: Click here to access online
Contents:
""Cover""; ""Series""; ""Greeted With Smiles""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Transcribed Music Examples""; ""List of Audio Music Examples""; ""Selected Biographical Sketches""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Note on Transliteration and Translation""; ""About the Companion Website""; "" Introduction""; ""1 Performing Bukharian Jewish History: Ilyos Mallayev�s Play Levicha Hofiz""; ""Remembering Old Bukhara""; ""Vestiges of Soviet Central Asia in Levicha Hofiz""; ""Levicha Hofiz and New York""
""2 Adapting Bukharian Jewish Musical Life to Multicultural New York""""From Melting Pot to Mosaic Ideologies among Jewish Americans""; ""Jewish Multiculturalism and Bukharian Jews""; ""Ethnic Music in Multicultural New York""; ""3 Maqom: Bukharian Jewish Classical Music""; ""Defining the Maqom Repertoire""; ""Canonical Shashmaqom Editions and National Questions""; ""Maqom on the World Music Stage""; ""Maqom and Intercultural Encounters between Jews and Muslims""; ""Maqom and Intracultural Jewish Encounters""; ""The State of Maqom Transmission in New York""
""Updating the Classical Repertoire""""4 Religious Repertoire: “Like Mushrooms after the Rain�""; ""Defining the Religious Repertoire""; ""Toward Jewish Centers""; ""Toward Bukharian Jewish Distinctiveness""; ""Bukharian Diasporic Consciousness: Combining Senses of Belonging and Otherness""; ""Religious Repertoire as Bukharian Ethnic Music""; ""5 Party Music: Expressing Cosmopolitanism""; ""Defining the Party Repertoire""; ""Cosmopolitanism and Bukharian Jewish Identity""; ""A Generational Crossroads""; ""6 Ziyorat""; ""Constant Upheaval and the Impact of Globalization""
""Commemorating Loss, Performing Diaspora""""Intracommunity Connections and Tensions""; ""At the Periphery of the Periphery""; ""Further Cosmopolitanism""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""Bibliography""; ""Discography""; ""Index""
Summary: 'Greeted with Smiles' explores the circumstances facing new American immigrants, using the music of the Bukharian Jews to gain entrance into their community and their culture. Author Evan Rapport investigates the transformation of Bukharian identity through an examination of corresponding changes in its music, focusing on three of these distinct but overlapping repertoires - maquom, Jewish religious music and popular music.
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'Greeted with Smiles' explores the circumstances facing new American immigrants, using the music of the Bukharian Jews to gain entrance into their community and their culture. Author Evan Rapport investigates the transformation of Bukharian identity through an examination of corresponding changes in its music, focusing on three of these distinct but overlapping repertoires - maquom, Jewish religious music and popular music.

""Cover""; ""Series""; ""Greeted With Smiles""; ""Copyright""; ""Dedication""; ""Contents""; ""List of Figures""; ""List of Transcribed Music Examples""; ""List of Audio Music Examples""; ""Selected Biographical Sketches""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Note on Transliteration and Translation""; ""About the Companion Website""; "" Introduction""; ""1 Performing Bukharian Jewish History: Ilyos Mallayev�s Play Levicha Hofiz""; ""Remembering Old Bukhara""; ""Vestiges of Soviet Central Asia in Levicha Hofiz""; ""Levicha Hofiz and New York""

""2 Adapting Bukharian Jewish Musical Life to Multicultural New York""""From Melting Pot to Mosaic Ideologies among Jewish Americans""; ""Jewish Multiculturalism and Bukharian Jews""; ""Ethnic Music in Multicultural New York""; ""3 Maqom: Bukharian Jewish Classical Music""; ""Defining the Maqom Repertoire""; ""Canonical Shashmaqom Editions and National Questions""; ""Maqom on the World Music Stage""; ""Maqom and Intercultural Encounters between Jews and Muslims""; ""Maqom and Intracultural Jewish Encounters""; ""The State of Maqom Transmission in New York""

""Updating the Classical Repertoire""""4 Religious Repertoire: “Like Mushrooms after the Rain�""; ""Defining the Religious Repertoire""; ""Toward Jewish Centers""; ""Toward Bukharian Jewish Distinctiveness""; ""Bukharian Diasporic Consciousness: Combining Senses of Belonging and Otherness""; ""Religious Repertoire as Bukharian Ethnic Music""; ""5 Party Music: Expressing Cosmopolitanism""; ""Defining the Party Repertoire""; ""Cosmopolitanism and Bukharian Jewish Identity""; ""A Generational Crossroads""; ""6 Ziyorat""; ""Constant Upheaval and the Impact of Globalization""

""Commemorating Loss, Performing Diaspora""""Intracommunity Connections and Tensions""; ""At the Periphery of the Periphery""; ""Further Cosmopolitanism""; ""Notes""; ""Glossary""; ""Bibliography""; ""Discography""; ""Index""

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