Biographies

See Edwin Seroussi's article (in Hebrew): The Musical World of Moses Zacuto in Light of his Sacred Poetry.

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Hazzan and writer. Elias Zaludkowski was born in Meitchet, Poland. He was the son of the well-known Hazzan of Kalisz, Noah Zaludkowski (1859–1931), known as "Reb Noah Lieder." He studied with...

Emanuel Zamir was a unique figure in the field of Hebrew Folksong (Zemer Ivri). He was born in Petakh Tikva, to parents...

David Zehavi was an Israeli composer. His grandparents on his father's side immigrated to Israel from Romania in 1877 as part of the first Aliyah. They came to...

Life

Mordekhai Zeira was born in Kiev, Russia, in 1905. Although he was born to a musical family, his musical education consisted mostly of a...

Full biography from the "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre".

Born in Europe, Regina Zuckerberg was an actress on the Yiddish theater scene.

Her artistic career began at the Jewish Theater in Lemberg...

Eastern European poet and singer. He is known for his songs that preached nationalism and Zionism, and as a ...

Full biography from the "Lexicon of the Yiddish Theatre".

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Zalman Zylbercweig was born in a small town outside of Lodz, Poland. His father was Tsvi-Hirsh Zylbercweig, a Hebrew and Yiddish writer. As a young boy, Zalman moved to Lodz with his family,...

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