Josef Tal (Gruenthal) - Biography
Alexander Tansman - Publications
Alexander Tansman - Biography
Born in Lodz, Poland, studied music in his hometown and in Warsaw. Moved to Paris in 1921, spent WWII (1941-1946) in the U.S. but returned to Paris in 1946. Tansman incorporated Jewish elements in his works and was influenced by the neo-classical style.
Sources: Abravanel, Claude, and Yulia Kreinin. "Tansman, Alexander." Encyclopaedia Judaica.
Dave Tarras - Publications
Material Type:RecordingsYear:1999Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Material Type:RecordingsYear:1996Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Material Type:RecordingsYear:1993Content Type: Bibliographic Items
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Dave Tarras - Biography
Dave Tarras was born in Ternovka, near Uman, and immigrated to New York in 1921. He was one of the most famous Klezmer musicians of the 20th century.
Moshe Taube - Publications
Material Type:Articles in BooksYear:1994Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Material Type:ScoresYear:1976Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Material Type:ScoresYear:1971Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Moshe Taube - Biography
Born in Cracow, Poland. After the holocaust, he immigrated to Palestine, where he worked as a cantor in Tel- Aviv. He immigrated to the U.S. in 1957, and officiated as cantor in New York and later in Pittsburg. Taube developed a unique style as a cantor and composed original melodies for prayers.
Sources: Encyclopedia Judaica, FAU Libraries website.
Obadiah the Proselyte - Biography
Born in Oppido Lucano, Italy, at birth given the name Johannes. In 1102 converted to Judaism and in order to further his study of Judaism travelled to Constantinople, Baghdad and Palestine, finally settling in Egypt, as a member of the thriving Jewish community situated there, and wrote his memoirs. Obadiahs' writings contain the earliest surviving manuscript source of Jewish music notations of synagogue chant.
Sources: Encyclopedia Judaica, Grove Music Online.
Ernst Toch - Publications
Material Type:ScoresYear:1994Content Type: Bibliographic Items
Richard Tucker - Biography
Richard Tucker was born in New York, U.S.A. In addition to his work as Hazzan, he was a highly regarded American opera tenor.