Biographies

Gebirtig gained his fame as a Yiddish bard, both composing the lyrics and melodies for his songs. His work became popular throughout the Diaspora long before it was recognized by literary...

For Artur Gelbrun's biography in the Israel Music Institute website, click here.

 

Cantor and composer. Born in Ukraine. Studied music in Berdichev, Odessa and ...

Edith Gerson-Kiwi was born in Berlin and completed her formative studies in piano and harpsichord performance under teacher Wanda Landowska at the Ecole de Musique Ancienne. 

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Born in Silesia and immigrated to Palestine in 1920. Researched and published works about Jewish music, focusing on Hassidic music.

Born in Greeley, Colorado. From an early age, Gideon displayed musical talents and began studying piano. Miriam continued her music studies with her uncle, Henry Gideon, an organ player and the...

For a short biography in Israel Composers' League, see: http://www.israelcomposers.org/Members.aspx?lang=...

For full biography in Milken Archive, Click Here

Leib Glanz was born in Kiev in 1898.  His father was the cantor at the Synagogue of the Talna Hasidim and at a young age, Leib was trained and encouraged to lead services at his...

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