Who Are You, Herr Klesmer?

Title

Who Are You, Herr Klesmer?

Description

Who is Klesmer? He is not - as Gordon Haight points out - Franz Uszt; he may be Anton Rubinstein (2). Has anyone, I wonder, thought about the possibility that he may be just what his name proclaims: Klesmer? A klesmer, that is. Klesmermeans 'a musician'. It is Yiddish and…

Creator

Mara Mauermann

Source

George Eliot Fellowship Review
1989: 20, 44-45

Publisher

GEFR and George Eliot Archive

Date

Published 1989
Digitized 2017

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Citation

Mara Mauermann, “Who Are You, Herr Klesmer?,” George Eliot Review Online, accessed April 16, 2021, https://georgeeliotreview.org/items/show/278.