“They danced it, we played it”: Adaptation and revitalization in post-1920s New York klezmer music

Studies in Jewish Civilization for They Danced It article

They Danced It, We Played It [pdf]

Joel E. Rubin
“They danced it, we played it”:
Adaptation and revitalization in post-1920s New York klezmer music
In: Studies in Jewish Civilization 19:
“I Will Sing and Make Music”: Jewish Music and Musicians Throughout the Ages

ed. Leonard J. Greenspoon, Ronald A. Simkins, and Jean Cahan
Omaha: Creighton University Press, 2008: 181-213
Distributed by University of Nebraska Press

Review by Robert Jütte