Biographies

Born in Brooklyn, New York. Was a Music researcher who specialized in Jewish music. Her research included the compilation of a large collection of Yiddish theater music. She published many...

Hundreds of Nurit Hirsh's songs are inalienable assets of the Hebrew Folk Song ("Zemer Ivri"). She composed more than one thousand songs. Among these: "Oseh Shalom," "Bashana Haba'a," and "...

Professor of Musicology, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Research interests: The musical heritage of the Karaite Jews in Israel. History of the music of the Yishuv (1880-1948). Music in...

Born in Rendsburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. Began his career in Frankfurt...

Born in Berlin, Germany, and immigrated to Palestine in 1933, settling in Kibbutz Bet-Alfa. Studied music in Israel and in the U.S., and continued to study science in Israel. Was very active as...

Born in Czestochowa, Poland. Was a celebrity violin virtuoso in Europe....

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