Photo: Joyce van Belkom
United States, 1956
researcher of German Jewish cultural history and music

Michael Steinberg

Michael Steinberg is a historian who specializes in German Jewish cultural history and music. He is Professor of History and Music at Brown University and director of the Cogut Center for the Humanities. He has been editor of The Musical Quarterly since 1992 and of The Opera Quarterly since 2005. Among his works are Listening to Reason. Culture, Subjectivity and Nineteenth-Century Music (2006) and Judaism Musical and Unmusical (2007).

Published in

Journal Nexus
2010 or Earlier

Nexus 3

Speaker at



Gustav Mahler’s Ultimate Questions

The Questor Hero

14 May 2011 9.40 - 17.30 Het Muziektheater Amsterdam