Robert L. Cohen, Editor Words TESTIMONIAL

Music Writing & Editing

CD Liner Notes
  TITLE PUBLICATION TO READ:
Open The Gates!

New Wings for Our Prayers 
© 2002 Robert L. Cohen

Open the Gates! 
New American-Jewish Music for Prayer
PDF (.1MB)


NPR Radio Documentary
  TITLE PUBLICATION

One People, Many Voices:
American-Jewish Music Comes of Age

Permanent collection, Paley Center for Media (formerly Museum of TV & Radio), New York City

National Public Radio


Articles
  TITLE PUBLICATION TO READ:


September/October 2000

© EB *

Sweet Sounds at Synagogue
© 2000 Robert L. Cohen
B'nai B'rith International Jewish Monthly PDF (1.6MB)


March/April 2000

© EB *

Synagogue Folk: Guitars, Not Organs, Shape a Jewish Music Renaissance
© 2000 Robert L. Cohen
Utne Reader


PDF (2.2MB)


Fall 2000

Miriam's Daughters Sing
© 2000 Robert L. Cohen

(This is the original version of an article published in somewhat different form in the Reporter.)

Women's American ORT Reporter PDF (.5MB)

August 1997
Reb Shlomo: Jewish Soul Man
© 1997 Robert L. Cohen
Moment

PDF (1.2MB)

December 1994
Shlomo Carlebach: Sweet Singer of American Jewry
© 1994 Robert L. Cohen
The Jewish Advocate


PDF (2.3MB)


August 1994

© EB *

We're Playing Their Song
© 1994 Robert L. Cohen

American Jewish Press Association, Simon Rockower Award, Arts and Criticism

Moment

PDF (1.7MB)

April 1988
The Art of Songwriting in the 80s
© 1988 Robert L. Cohen
New York Newsday

PDF (1.3MB)


CD Review
  TITLE PUBLICATION TO READ:

May/June 2001
The Jewish World
© 2001 Robert L. Cohen
New Age Journal [now Body + Soul] PDF (.4MB)


For more work written by Robert L. Cohen, visit the Words pages.


Editing (Partial List)
TITLE AUTHOR PUBLISHER YEAR

YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe

YIVO Encyclopedia of Jews in Eastern Europe
(100’s of articles on Jewish music and dance)

Judith Brin Ingber, Zev Feldman, Gila Flam, Judit Frigyesi, Robert Rothstein, Mark Slobin, et al. Yale University Press 2008

Beethoven

Theme and Variations: Musical Notes by a Neurologist

Carl Ellenberger, M.D. Sunacumen Press 2018

Beethoven

Beethoven

Winner,
ASCAP Deems Taylor Award
,
1978

Maynard Solomon Schirmer Books 1977

Mahler: The Man and His Music

Mahler:  The Man and His Music

Egon Gartenberg Schirmer Books 1978

Mozart: A Life

Mozart:  A Life

Maynard Solomon Harper Collins 1995

Perfect Pitch

Perfect Pitch:  A Life Story
{manuscript critique}

Nicolas Slonimsky Oxford University Press 1988

Wasn't That A Time!

"Wasn't That a Time!":  Firsthand Accounts of the Folk Music Revival

Ronald D. Cohen Scarecrow Press 1995

A Generation In Motion

A Generation in Motion:  Popular Music and Culture in the Sixties

David Pichaske Schirmer Books 1979

For more books edited by Robert L. Cohen, visit the Words pages.

     * © Elliot Bassman. Used by permission.

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