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Forbidden MusicThe Jewish Composers Banned by the Nazis$
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Michael Haas

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780300154306

Published to Yale Scholarship Online: October 2013

DOI: 10.12987/yale/9780300154306.001.0001

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An Age of Liberalism, Brahms and the Chronicler Hanslick

An Age of Liberalism, Brahms and the Chronicler Hanslick

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(p.43) Chapter 3 An Age of Liberalism, Brahms and the Chronicler Hanslick
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Forbidden Music
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Michael Haas

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Yale University Press
DOI:10.12987/yale/9780300154306.003.0004

This chapter examines the conditions of Jewish composers during the age of liberalism, Johannes Brahms, and music critic Eduard Hanslick, discussing Brahms's association with the Liberal Party and highlighting the fact that he was accused of philo-Semitism in the German nationalist press. It also considers the work of Jewish pianist Ferdinand Hiller and how the musical triumvirate of Karl Goldmark, Hanslick, and Brahms evolved an amalgam of values in which both the purity of art and the purity of German musical traditions merged.

Keywords:   Jewish composers, liberalism, Johannes Brahms, Eduard Hanslick, philo-Semitism, Ferdinand Hiller, Karl Goldmark, German musical traditions

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