History

On the Study of the Musical Traditions of the Jews of Afghanistan

מחבר שותף

The article describes the current state of the research and preservation of the musical tradition of the Jews of Afghanistan, with emphasis on their liturgy and paraliturgy. Some examples of paraliturgical hymns (Piyyutim) are presented with their notes.

סוג חומר: 
מאמרים בכתבי עת
שנה: 
1999

יהודי תימן שירתם ונגינתם

A thorough introduction to the history and culture of Yemenite Jews, for the erudite Hebrew reader. The article has five chapters and two appendices. Chapter 1 is a history of the Jews in Yemen, their centers in Yemen and Aden and their settlement in Jerusalem, with a few remarks about the historiography of Yemenite Jews. Chapter 2 describes Yemenite garments, customs, life style, and beliefs as Idelsohn witnessed in Jerusalem.

סוג חומר: 
מאמרים בכתבי עת
שנה: 
1918

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