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Titre : SELECTED WRITINGS AND LECTURES OF JOSEPH ...
Éditeur : New York : Jewish Liturgical Music Society Of America
Date d'édition : 1970
Edition : 1st Edition
Original Wraps. 8vo. 48 pages. 23 cm. First edition. Compiled by Albert Weisser. Contains a short biography of Joseph Yasser, and detailed bibliography of 147 items. Joseph Yasser (1893–1981) , "organist, musicologist, and theorist. Born in Lodz, Poland, he began his musical studies in Moscow at the age of six under the pianist Jacob Weinberg. In 1917, he graduated from the Moscow Conservatory, where he studied with Alexander Goedicke and Leonid Sabaneyev. There he was appointed director of the Organ Department and concurrently served as organist for the Bolshoi Theater. Following a three-year sojourn in China, where in Shanghai he directed a choral society; he immigrated to the United States in 1923. Settling in New York, he established a reputation as a performing artist, whose organ recitals earned him positions at prestigious Reform synagogues, and ultimately as organist and choirmaster at Temple Rodeph Shalom from 1929 to 1960. Yasser wrote articles on various aspects of Jewish and Russian music, served on the faculty of the Cantors' Institute at the Jewish Theological Seminary (1952–60) , and was one of the founders of the American Musicological Society (1935) ; he was actively involved with the Jewish Music Forum (1945–55) and the National Jewish Music Council (1944–60) . " (EJ 2008) Subjects: Yasser, Joseph – Bibliography. Wraps lightly soiled, otherwise clean and fresh. Very good condition. (MUSIC-2-43) Xxx. N° de réf. du libraire 33227
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