Shlomo Carlebach

Shlomo Carlebach
Rabbi, composer and performer
1925-1994

Rabbi, composer and performer. Shlomo Carlebach was born in Berlin, Germany. In 1939, he moved to the U.S. where he began his music career. Carlebach is considered by many to be the foremost Jewish religious songwriter. He recorded over 25 albums, composed up to 5,000 songs, and performed all around the world.

Short article about the works of Shlomo Carlebach, click here.

Full biography: Brandwein, M. Reb Shlomele: the life and world of Shlomo Carlebach. Jerusalem: M. H. Brandwein, 1997.

Sound Examples: 

Shlomo Carlebach singing "Boi B'Shalom" in 1973 in Israel

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