Biographies

Yablokoff, Herman

Yiddish songwriter, lyricist, actor, playwright, director & producer
1903–1981

Herman Yablokoff - Biography

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Joseph Yasser - Publications

Joseph Yasser - Biography

Jewish music researcher & collector. Born in Lodz, Poland. Studied in Moscow, and in 1923 moved to the U.S. Worked as organist in various synagogues and was one of the founders of the American musicological society. His researches deal with theories of tonality, Russian music and Jewish music (biblical instruments, biblical cantillation, etc.

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