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3. Germany in the 1920s

The 1920s were a time of change everywhere in the world. Many of those changes began much earlier and were speeded up by the war. Others were linked to innovations in science that altered the way people saw the world. In 1905, Albert Einstein, a German physicist, published his theory of relativity. By 1920, other scientists had proved that time

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November 9th,2019

Popular Music in Germany, 1900-1930: A Case of ...

German publishers – like their colleagues in Austria, France and Italy – began to divert ... When Germans became aware of American Jazz music in the mid-1920s, the musical establishment employed ‘original’ Jazz from the US as a means to exclude semi-professional musicians from the labour market. In effect, the American model served to

November 9th,2019

American Society in the 1920s

1920s Theme . Intro: Political philosophies A. radical B. conservative C. reactionary ... German propaganda during WWI e. Hollywood became the movie capital of the world ... Eclipsed all other new forms of amusement (radio, music, theater) b. Employed 325,000 people in 1930 c. Some actors and actresses became more popular than America’s

November 9th,2019

Bartók on Folk Song and Art Music (1921)

Bartók on Folk Song and Art Music (1921) Béla Bartók (1881–1945) stressed the importance of folksong—which he researched ... was especially active as an essayist during the early 1920s. This article was written in German for the English journal The Sackbut, where it appeared in 1921 in an

November 9th,2019

PROHIBITION IN THE UNITED STATES: THE GERMAN …

PROHIBITION IN THE UNITED STATES: THE GERMAN-AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, 1919-1933 Thomas Welskopp ... beer market in the 1920s when it was owned by a conglomerate of ... ranging from German folk music to classical pieces. Beer gardens

November 9th,2019

GERMAN EXPRESSIONISM AND FILM NOIR German …

German Expressionist Films (1920s-1930s) Initially, highly symbolic and stylized non-realistic sets, sometimes geometric, filmed indoors Dark human experiences–madness, betrayal, paranoia, obsession

November 9th,2019

Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s comes to the ...

Haunted Screens: German Cinema in the 1920s comes to the Milwaukee Art Museum just in time for Halloween Exhibition from Paris examines groundbreaking movement that influenced contemporary filmmakers including Tim Burton, Martin Scorsese and Guy Maddin Milwaukee, Wis. – Sept. 27, 2016 – The Milwaukee Art Museum is excited for visitors

November 9th,2019

La revue musicale (1920–40) and the founding of a modern …

of composers of the 1920s and 1930s who had greater access to early music and to the aesthetic theories that surrounded the repertoire. The critical apparatus developed by La revue musicale may be considered a key element in the development of the “neoclassical” music …

November 9th,2019

3. Germany in the 1920s

The 1920s were a time of change everywhere in the world. Many of those changes began much earlier and were speeded up by the war. Others were linked to innovations in science that altered the way people saw the world. In 1905, Albert Einstein, a German physicist, published his theory of relativity. By 1920, other scientists had proved that time

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