Michael Lukin

Michael Lukin
Researcher and curator of Yiddish songs

Born in Leningrad, USSR, completed his BA degree at the Jerusalem academy of Music and Dance and obtained the MA in Jewish Music at the Hebrew University. Currently a doctoral student under the supervision of Prof. E. Seroussi and Prof. G. Hasan-Rokem.
His research focuses on the musical folklore of the East European Jews. The aim of his dissertation is to provide a general frame of reference for understanding basic characteristics of the Yiddish folksong.