Biographies

Dutch composer. Abraham Caceres (Casseres) was the leading musician in the Portuguese community of Amsterdam. Only a few of his...

Rabbi, composer and performer. Shlomo Carlebach was born in Berlin, Germany. In 1939, he moved to the U.S. where he began his music career. Carlebach is considered by many to be the foremost...

Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco received his formal musical education at the Istituto Musicale Cherubini in Florence, with a focus of piano performance. He...

Born in Dagdo, Russia. Officiated as cantor in Russia, the U.S. and South Africa.  Chagy published a book containing 87 recitatives for Sabbath services.

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Julius Chajes (b. Lwow, 1910 - d. Detroit, 1985) studied piano under Richard Robert, Julius Isserlis, Mr. and Mrs. Moriz Rosenthal. He studied composition under Hugo Kauder. 
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Italian musician. One of the group of Jewish musicians connected with the court of the Gonzagas of Mantua. Known from only one publication: a collection of seventeen three-voice Canzoni (...

Rabbi Francis Lyon Cohen was born in Aldershot, England and studied at Jews’ College in ...

Nissan Cohen Melamed was born in Shiraz, Persia, in 1906. His parents, who promised themselves to immigrate to Palestine upon the birth of their son, took him at the age of...

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Italian violinist, composer and scholar. Federico Consolo ("Yehiel Nahmani Sefaradi") was born in 1841 in Ancona, Italy. He studied...

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