Josef (Yossele) Rosenblatt

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Cantor and composer
1882-1933

Born in Belaya Tserkov, Ukraine, immigrated to the U.S. in 1912. Widely considered the most popular cantor of his time, Rosenblatt composed and arranged numerous religious works and had a major influence on the cantorial world that followed him.

Sources: Concise Encyclopedia of Jewish MusicEncyclopedia Judaica.

 

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