Biographies

Bessie Schönberg was born in Hanover, Germany in December 1906, the youngest of three girls. Her American born mother, Rose MacGrew married Alexander Schönberg, then...

Anshel Schorr, son of prominent Lemberg cantor Baruch Schorr, was a mainstay of Yiddish Theater in New York and...

Boruch Schorr was born in Lemberg, where he practiced as Hazzan. His compositions were published by his son Israel. He was the father of Yiddish composer, lyricist, and actor...

Zikmund Schul was born on January 11, 1916 in Kassell, ...

Full biography in Milken Archive.

Sholom Secunda was born on August 23, 1894 in Alexandria, a small town in the Kherson province, to parents Abraham and Anna Secunda. He was the sixth of nine children born to the Secunda family...

Avraham Segal (Avrum Shpiler) was born in Safed, Palestine (Erez-Israel). He was a clarinet player, and the last klezmer of the pre-State generations. He is known as Musa Berlin's non-official...

Musician, conductor and musicologist Alfred Sendrey was born in 1884 in Budapest, Hungary. He received his formal musical education at the Academy of Music in Budapest. After completing his...

Dr. Tanya Sermer is a Lady Davis Post-Doctoral Fellow in musicology at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. She received her B.Mus. from McGill University in piano performance and her Ph.D. in...

Edwin Seroussi (Born 1952, Montevideo, Uruguay), Professor of Musicology and Director of the JMRC, The Hebrew University of...

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