TITLE

Mendelssohn, Werner, and the Jews: A final word

AUTHOR(S)
Botstein, Leon
PUB. DATE
March 1999
SOURCE
Musical Quarterly;Spring99, Vol. 83 Issue 1, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on identification of Felix Mendelssohn as Jew by Eric Werner. Criticisms Peter Ward Jones and Michael P. Steinberg on the representation of Mendelssohn; Lack of evidence on the religious views of Mendelssohn; Status of Jewish identity and anti-Semitism during the time of Mendelssohn; Use of the name Mendelssohn as a Jewish identity.
ACCESSION #
2632838

 

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