Biographies

Clarinetist and teacher. Born in Moscow, immigrated to the U.S. in 1920. Achieved high acclaim in...

Paul Ben-Haim (Munich, 1897- Tel-Aviv, 1984, emigrated to Palestine in 1933) was the most recognized Israeli composer abroad, at least until the 1970s. A composer, conductor, pianist...

Moses Beregovski was born in the Ukraine in 1892.  He was exposed to liturgical music at an early age through his father who was...

Born in Leipzig in 1910. Immigrated to the U.S. in 1941. Was known as an...

Born in Shatsk (today Ukraine). Officiated as cantor in Vilna for thirty years (1893-1923). A prolific composer who published...

Pianist, conductor and composer. Born in Lawerence, Mass. Diverse musician and was well known in the U.S. and abroad in many musical fields: as conductor (NY Philharmonic orchestra,...

Born in Bessarabia (today Moldova), immigrated to Palestine in 1946. Founded and directed the Rinat Choir (1955-1974), the Israel Chamber Orchestra (1964-1975) and other Israeli musical...

David Beyglman, conductor, was born in 1887 in Ostrowiec (Kielce province of Poland). Beyglman began his musical education at a young age, studying several instruments, chiefly the clarinet and...

Born in Vienna, Austria and immigrated to Palestine with his parents at age 13. Studied at the Academy of Dramatic Arts in London (1946-1948), and immigrated to the United States in the 1950's...

Abraham Binder was born in New York to a family of cantors and into a world enriched by synagogue music and Jewish folklore. He was a member of his...

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