Jewish and Israeli Music in Films

Database of documentaries, features and other film footage that contain relevant materials on Jewish and Israeli music. It also includes articles that discuss aspects of Jewish and Israeli musical representation in films.

Orchestra

Documentary. 28 min.
Beer Sheva's chamber orchestra is comprised primarily of Russian Jewish immigrants. The film documents the establishment of the orchestra, the attitudes of citizens of Beer Sheva and the feelings of the musicians about their new life in Israel.

Material Type: 
Films
Year: 
1975

Zubin and the I.P.O.

Documentary. 59 min., English.
Bronislaw Huberman and Palestine Philharmonic Orchestra (later IPO), stills of Arturo Toscanini conducting PPO, Bernstein at PPO in Beer Sheva., interview with Zubin Mehta

Material Type: 
Films

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