ToC: MinAd. Israel Studies in Musicology Online 7,2 (2008-2009)

Enclosed please find the Table of Contents of this issue for your reference. The Online publication can be accessed through Google at Min-Ad Home, and at [items will be posted also separately, time permitting].

MinAd: Israel Studies in Musicology Online

Volume 7/II -2008-2009. Special Issue: Hearing Israel: Music, Culture and History at 60,

Table of Contents

James Loeffler and Joel Rubin, guest editors
Introduction: Hearing Israel: Music, Culture and History at 60

Motti Regev and Edwin Seroussi
Remembering Galit Saada-Ophir, z²l

Edwin Seroussi
Israeli Music and its Study: Processes and Experiences

Benjamin Brinner
Beyond Ethnic Tinge or Ethnic Fringe: The Emergence of New Israeli/Palestinian Musical Competences & Connections

Galeet Dardashti
³Sing us a Mawwal²: The Politics of Culture-Brokering Palestinian-Israelis in Israel

Jehoash Hirschberg
The Vision of the East and the Heritage of the West: A Comprehensive Model of Ideology and Practice in Israeli Art Music

David A. McDonald
Carrying Words Like Weapons: Hip-Hop and the Poetics of Palestinian Identities in Israel

Amit M. Schejter and C. Michael Elavsky
³And the Children of Israel Sang this Song²: The Role of Israeli Law and Policy in the Advancement of Israeli Music

Francesco Spagnolo
Crossing the Sea of Song: Politics of Mediterranean Music between Israel and Italy

Joseph Goldenberg
Review of Pentatonicism from the Eighteenth Century to Debussy by Jeremy Day-O¹Connell (Rochester: University of Rochester Press, 2007).

Morel Koren
Dan Timis – In Memoriam

Menahem Weisenberg
Remembering Dr. Erez Rapoport z²l (in Hebrew)

Our next issue of MinAd, co-edited with Dr. Rivka Elkoshi, will be devoted to articles relating to Music Education.


This special issue entitled: Hearing Israel: Music, Culture and History at 60, was edited by Prof. James Loeffler and Prof. Joel Rubin of the University of Virginia, and contains proceedings from a conference on Israeli music that took place at the University of Virginia in 2008. For further information about this conference, please visit the website at

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