Biographies

Mordecai Seter (Novorossyisk, 1916 – Tel-Aviv, 1994, immigrated to Palestine in 1926) received the Israel Prize in 1965 for his Midnight Vigil (Tikkun...

Dr. Ronit Seter studies twentieth-century music and specializes in Israeli art music. She served on the faculties of Peabody Conservatory, George Washington University, Hebrew University of...

Natan Shachar began his academic studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, where he studied economics and international relations. In those years he also...

Simon Shaeen is a Palestinian- American oud and violin player and composer.

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Cantor Morton S. Shanok worked for over sixty years as cantor and as chaplain to build the cantorial profession in North America into what it is today. Shanok was born in New Haven, Conneticut...

Born in Kherson, Ukraine, immigrated to Israel in 1906. Was a member of Kibbutz Yagur where he composed the ...

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Esti Sheinberg is an independent scholar. Her fields of research include Music signification, Irony and ambiguity in music, Humor in Music, the Music of Dmitrii Shostakovich, Musical...

Itsye Mordkhe Shekhter was born on December 1927, in Czernowitz, Ukraine. He descended from a secular Jewish family. Until 1940 he was a pupil in a Romanian school...

Born in Zamoscz, Poland. Immigrated to Palestine in 1922, settled in Kibbutz Bet-Alfa and later moved to Kibbutz Ramat-Yohanan. Shelem worked as a shepherd, and his early songs include shepherd...

Musicologist and pianist Assaf Shelleg is senior lecturer of musicology at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He was...

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