Welcome to the companion website for Musical Solidarities: Political Action and Music in Late Twentieth-Century Poland by Andrea F. Bohlman.
Musical Solidarities issues an invitation to listen in a myriad of ways. Readers can find a selection of audiovisual materials relevant to the project of listening to the Polish opposition to state socialism at this password-protected accompanying website hosted by Oxford University Press. Excerpts from radio broadcasts, bootleg recordings, and state propagandaalong with more traditional musical examplesare conceived of as another reconfiguration of each chapter’s sound world. The recordings and videos are cued up at particular moments in the text with the icon . Readers are also encouraged to consult longer performances and commercial recordings online and in libraries.
Videos on this site are password-protected. Login information may be found on the About the Companion Website page at the beginning of the book.