Writer

Isaac Eliyahu Navon

Israeli-Turkish Poet, writer and composer

Isaac Eliyahu Navon was born in Adrianpole (today Edirne) on May 17, 1859. His father, Rabbi Eliyahu Navon, was one of the Jewish intellectuals and public figures in Adrianpole, a city which had, from the seventeenth century until WWI, one of the most prosperous communities of Sephardic Jews in the Ottoman Empire.

1859-1952

Solomon Lipschitz

Cantor and writer

Born in Furth, Germany. Worked as cantor in various cities in Europe, including Prague and Frankfurt. Known for his volume Te'udat Shelomo which contains synagogue musical practices of his time and personal reminiscences.

1675-1758

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