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Musical Notations of Zemirot (Sabbath Table Songs) in an Eighteenth Century Manuscript at the Prague National Library

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The article describes a manuscript from the Birnbaum Collection which may date from before the middle of the 18th century. Examples of the Zemirot (Shabbat songs) contained in the Ms, are presented alongside their deciphered texts.

Material Type: 
Articles in Journals
Year: 
1998

Hebrew Hymn Tunes: the Rise and Development of a Musical Tradition - annotated examples of music written over a Span of Eight Centuries (נעימות פיוטים, דרכיה של מסורת מוסיקלית)

Fifteen chants of various times and counties transcribed and discussed by one of the most eminent scholars of Jewish music. The book contains two melodies by Obadiah the Proselyte.

Material Type: 
Scores
Year: 
1971

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