Biographies

Samuel Vigoda - Publications

Samuel Vigoda - Biography

Born in Dobrzyń, Poland. Studied with his father and later with Yossele Rosenblatt. Vigoda officiated as cantor in Budapest, and in 1933 immigrated to the U.S., where he continued in cantorial offices in New York (taking Rosenblatt's position at the Oheb Zedek synagogue) and Washington. He is one of the star cantors of the cantors' "golden age."

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Vinaver, Chemjo

Composer, conductor, collector and researcher of Hassidic music
1895 - 1973

Chemjo Vinaver - Publications

Chemjo Vinaver - Biography

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Harry Von Tilzer - Biography

Harry Von Tilzer (originally Gumm or Gummblinksy), was born in Detroit in 1872.

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