— Bibliographic Items

Hava Nagila Manuscript—Hebrew title with no text underlay

Material Type: 
Idelsohn Collection at the Department of Music of JNUL

Click Here for Slide Show

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 Hava Nagila manuscript is the only one from Idelsohn’s collection that is fully arranged without text. However, the title is written on the top of the sketch in Hebrew, along with the tempo marking Andante.