Simon Dubnow Institute
for Jewish History and Culture at Leipzig University

Dr. Regina Randhofer



Research Associate at the European Center for Jewish Music at Hanover University of Music, Drama and Media


  • 2007–2015 Research Associate at the Academy Project »European Traditions – Encyclopedia of Jewish Cultures« (Academy Project at the Simon Dubnow Institute for Jewish History and Culture)


Selected Publications

»Gegen das Nicht-Sein«. Ossip Mandelstams Reise nach Armenien, in: Armenisch-deutsche Korrespondenz 171 (2016), no. 2 (in print).


Komitas und die Berliner Musikwissenschaft, in: Armenisch-deutsche Korrespondenz 159 (2013), no. 2, 32–34 and 160 (2013), no. 3, 37–40 (Reprint: 100 Jahre Deutsch-Armenische Gesellschaft. Erinnern – gedenken – gestalten, Düsseldorf 2014, 51–66).


Oral Versus Written. Structural Differences in Jewish and Christian Psalms, in: Cantus Planus. Papers Read at the 12th Meeting of the IMS Study Group, Lillafüred, 23 to 28 August 2004, ed. by László Dobszay, Budapest 2006, 23–52.


Singing the Songs of Ancient Israel. »Ta'am? 'emet« and Oral Models as Criteria for Layers of Time in Jewish Psalmody, in: Journal of Musicological Research 24 (2005), no. 3/4, 241–264.