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Hava Nagila manuscript—full arrangement with authorship note

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Idelsohn Collection at the Department of Music of JNUL

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This entry is part of an online exhibit entitled: "Hava Nagila: From Idelsohn to Belafonte & Beyond," prepared by Eva Heinstein with help from the JMRC staff. To view the exhibit in its entirety click on the link above.


This manuscript comprises all three verses of Hava Nagila with Hebrew lyrics. In addition, it includes an important citation in the top right corner, which indicates that Idelsohn arranged the melody and wrote the accompanying Hebrew text.