Musical Notations of Zemirot (Sabbath Table Songs) in an Eighteenth Century Manuscript at the Prague National Library

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
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In: 
Studies in Bibliography and Booklore ( Journal )
Year: 
1998
Volume: 
20
Pages: 
May-24
Languages: 
English
Tradition: 
Ashkenazi
Description: 

The article describes a manuscript from the Birnbaum Collection which may date from before the middle of the 18th century. Examples of the Zemirot (Shabbat songs) contained in the Ms, are presented alongside their deciphered texts.