Gustav Mahler

A musical analogue to the story of Joseph?

Barton Swaim
Sept. 20 2016 12:01AM

A newly translated biography.

Bee Wilson
Nov. 2 2015 12:01AM

The pianist Alice Herz-Sommer, who turned one-hundred-ten this week and is the world’s oldest living Holocaust survivor, can still convey through her music a Europe. . .

Alex Ross
Nov. 27 2013 12:00AM

In a new edition, Jonathan Franzen does little to explain the influence of the Austrian Jewish attack journalist but much to broadcast his own. . .

Oct. 7 2013 12:00AM

By persecuting the “degenerate” art of Jewish musicians and composers, Hitler sought to enshrine the supremacy of Austro-German musical culture.  Instead, he destroyed it.

June 4 2013 12:07AM