Joseph Toltz

Dr Joseph Toltz is a music researcher and administrator at the University of Sydney.  Recently co-Investigator for “Performing the Jewish Archive”, a four-year UK Arts & Humanities Council project based at the University of Leeds, he is a respected researcher in music with an international profile.

Joseph is currently working on the first published collection of Holocaust songs (Bucharest, 1945), co-writing a stage work with a child-survivor of the Łódź Ghetto, working with the University of Music and Performing Arts, Vienna on the archive of the composer Wilhelm Grosz, and with the University of Akron, Ohio, on recordings made by Dr David Boder in Displaced Persons camps in mid-1946 in Europe. He is particularly interested in policy around the recognition of creative artistic practice.

Joseph Toltz