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The Rosendorf quartet

a novel

by Nathan Shaham

  • 177 Want to read
  • 6 Currently reading

Published by Grove Weidenfeld in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Palestine,
  • Germany
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish musicians -- Palestine -- Fiction,
    • Jewish musicians -- Germany -- Fiction.,
    • Palestine -- History -- 1929-1948 -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      Translation of: Reviʻiyat Rozendorf.

      StatementNathan Shaham ; translated from the Hebrew by Dalya Bilu.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPJ5054.S3 R4813 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination357 p. ;
      Number of Pages357
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2029237M
      ISBN 10080211234X
      LC Control Number91006482

      Bone to the Bone Nathan Shaham, Author, Dalya Bilu The Rosendorf Quartet; Buy this book. Israeli writer Shaham's tale is a tragic, brooding, noble and earnest--often rather too earnest. Rosendorff, Perth, Western Australia. 7, likes talking about this were here. Since , Rosendorff is the undisputed market leader for diamonds in Western Australia, and one of /5(56).

      I read this book in the Ivrit modern Hebrew book deals with both the struggles of the Jews in the s and 40 s, prior to the establishment of the State of Israel This, as experienced by four refugees from Germany who play in the newly founded Israel Philarmonic Orchestra and who establish a string book is very much like a string quartet, except that unlike music. —Nathan Shaham, author of The Rosendorf Quartet "A thoughtful, mature and even heartbreaking book Ultimately, Katzir succeeds in making us mourn the passing of time in our own lives, by infusing each of her characters with the sort of wisdom that can only be gained through years of regret, a wisdom so real and palpable that it feels.

      This is a list of the winners of the National Jewish Book Award by category. The awards were established in to recognize outstanding Jewish Literature. They are awarded by the Jewish Book Council, a New-York based non-profit organization dedicated to the support and promotion of . the rosendorf quartet by Nathan Shaham Israeli novelist Shaham (The Other Side of the Wall, ) unfolds the deceptively quiet story of a string quartet formed by four German ÇmigrÇs to Palestine in , set forth in five sections—one by each player and a fifth by the group's spiritual mentor, historian Egon Loewenthal.


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From a more political standpoint, I can't say that the book resonated with me. As a Palestinian perhaps this is to be expected, but I did not feel that the book depicted the events of the times in a very compelling manner. Still, "The Rosendorf Quartet" is a worthy addition to any musician's library, and is a good by: 1.

Rosendorf Quartet book. Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Four German Jews, all refugees from Nazi Germany, and all first-r /5(7). The Rosendorf Quartet is not only a deft portrait of the complexities and contradictions that have gone to make up the state of Israel; it is also a stunning tribute to the curative powers of music, in whose realm dissonance, politics, and personal anguish dissolve into art.

From a more political standpoint, I can't say that the book resonated with me. As a Palestinian perhaps this is to be expected, but I did not feel that the book depicted the events of the times in a very compelling manner.

Still, "The Rosendorf Quartet" is a worthy addition to any musician's library, and is a good read.4/5. The Rosendorf Quartet Nathan Shaham, Author, Dalya Bilu, Translator Grove/Atlantic $ (p) ISBN Bone to the Bone; Buy this book.

Israeli writer and dramatist Shaham uses a The Rosendorf quartet book quartet. Loewenthal plans to write a novel called The Rosendorf Quartet composed in ""prose without a plot a novel without a dominant character, to live in a world without heroes."" A difficult prescription for a novel, perhaps--but Shaham's study of refugees trying to live for music during a moment of supreme disaster and hope is chamber music of.

The Rosendorf Quartet A Novel (Book): Shaham, Nathan: Four German Jews, all refugees from Nazi Germany, and all first-rate musicians, arrive in Palestine in the s. There they join a symphony orchestra, which although made up of Europeans serves as a propaganda vehicle for the Zionist state-in-the-making.

Unable to express themselves within this melting-pot orchestra, they join together. Loewenthal plans to write a novel called The Rosendorf Quartet composed in ``prose without a plot a novel without a dominant character, to live in a world without heroes.'' A difficult prescription for a novel, perhaps--but Shaham's study of refugees trying to live for music during a moment of supreme disaster and hope is chamber music of /5(71).

The Rosendorf Quartet is not only a deft portrait of the complexities and contradictions that have gone to make up the state of Israel; it is also a stunning tribute to the curative powers of music, in whose realm dissonance, politics, and personal anguish dissolve into art, transcending human conflict and national boundariesAuthor: Nathan Shaham.

Compare book prices from overbooksellers. Find Rosendorf Quartet () by Shaham, Nathan/5(71). Israeli author Nathan Shaham, who gave separate English and Hebrew readings from his novel The Rosendorf Quartet in Toronto recently, is amazed that the book has become a bestseller, won prestigious literary prizes, and been translated into several languages, including Chinese and Russian.

“I never tried to have this book published abroad,” said the Tel-Aviv-born writer, who has. Print book: Fiction: English: 1st American edView all editions and formats Summary: The Rosendorf Quartet is both a deft portrait of the complexities and contradictions that have gone to make up the state of Israel and a stunning tribute to the curative powers of music, in whose realm dissonance, politics, and personal anguish dissolve into.

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Loewenthal plans to write a novel called The Rosendorf Quartet composed in ``prose without a plot a novel without a dominant character, to live in a world without heroes.'' A difficult prescription for a novel, perhaps--but Shaham's study of refugees trying to live for music during a moment of supreme disaster and hope is chamber music of 4/5(4).

Nathan Shaham is the author of Rosendorf Quartet ( avg rating, 72 ratings, 7 reviews, published ), סיפור הכיסוי הכפול של אימא שלי ( avg ratin /5(13). Shaham was the winner of several literary awards, including the Bialik Prize (), the National Jewish Book Award for Fiction for Rosendorf Quartet (), the Newman Prize (), the ADAI-WIZO Prize for The Rosendorf Quartet (Italy, ), and the Prime Minister's Prize ().Died: J (aged 93), Beit Alfa, Israel.

The Rosendorf Quartet are four German Jews, members of the symphony orchestra founded in in Tel Aviv, who together play chamber music until the outbreak of World War II.

Only one of them, the second violin, chooses to stay in the country. Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 CH Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City New York Containerid_2 X DonorPages:.

Tel Aviv, Israel: Am Oved (#), Paperback. FINE. As new except for faint selfwear to edges. pages. Text in Hebrew. ISBN: Author: Shaham, Nathan.The Rosendorf Quartet. An intriguing novel about the lives of a string quartet. Three men and a beautiful woman whose story unfolds against a backdrop of music, politics, intrigue and sex.

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