As Dreams Fall Apart: The Golden Age of Jewish Stage and Film Music 1925-1955
The two-disc set by the New Budapest Orpheum Society ensemble is a nostalgic feast for fans of continental cabarets, jazz and Yiddish music composed and performed mainly by Jewish artists. The golden age encompassed years of anxiety and persecution, illustrated on the cover by a three-way directional sign pointing to Vienna, New York and the Buchenwald concentration camp. Cedille Records.
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