On the road to the `People's Community' (Volksgemeinschaft): The forced conformity of the Berlin

Dumling, Albrecht
September 1993
Musical Quarterly;Fall93, Vol. 77 Issue 3, p459
Academic Journal
Traces the rise and fall of reform programs in the Berlin Academy of Music before and during fascist rule. Proportion of German Jews in the academy; Nationalistic atmosphere in the institution; National Socialist pursuit of `true German art'; Academy restructuring and suppression of non-Aryan musicians; Forced conformity under fascism; Instances of coercion.


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