Turetsky Choir Art Group
TURETSKY CHOIR Art Group is one of the most popular Russian music groups, famous for unique voices, choreography and modern show techniques. TURETSKY CHOIR...
Shlomo Carlebach (musician)
Shlomo Carlebach (Hebrew: שלמה קרליבך‎), known as Reb Shlomo to his followers (14 January 1925 – 20 October 1994), was a Jewish rabbi, religious teacher, composer, and singer who was known as "T...
Myer Lyon
Myer Lyon (b. circa 1750, Germany; d. 1797, Kingston, Jamaica), better known by his stage name Michael Leoni, was a hazzan at the Great Synagogue of London who achieved fame as a tenor opera singer in...
Myer Lyon - Wikipedia
Igor Gorin
Igor Gorin (October 26, 1904 – March 24, 1982) was an Austrian baritone and music teacher.
Gorin was born Ignatz Greenberg on October 26, 1904, in the small village of Grodek in the Austro-H...
Betty Robbins
Betty Robbins (April 9, 1924 – February 19, 2004) was a notable cantor. She is sometimes reported to be the first female cantor, although in fact Julie Rosewald precedes her. Robbins was appointed ca...
David Werdyger
David Werdyger (30 October 1919 – 2 April 2014) born in Poland, was a Hasidic Jewish Hazzan and solo singer, who was considered one of the pioneers of 20th-century Jewish music. A Holocaust surv...
Yossele Rosenblatt
Josef "Yossele" Rosenblatt (May 9, 1882 - June 19, 1933) was a Ukrainian-born chazzan (cantor) and composer. He was regarded as the greatest cantor of his time.
Rosenblatt was born on May 9, 1882 ...
Timeline of women hazzans worldwide
This is a timeline of women hazzans (also called cantors) worldwide.
Timeline of women hazzans worldwide - Wikipedia
Frank Birnbaum
William Franklin "Frank" Birnbaum (1922–2005) was a well-known 20th century chazzan within Conservative Judaism in the United States. Serving congregations and performing concerts across America, his...
Angela Warnick Buchdahl
Angela Warnick Buchdahl (born Angela Lee Warnick; 1972) is an American rabbi. She is the first Asian-American to be ordained as a rabbi, and the first Asian-American to be ordained as a hazzan (cantor...
Women Cantors Network
Women Cantors' Network is an international outreach support group for female cantors, which works for the nationwide recognition and employment of qualified female cantors. It was founded in 1982 by C...
Gershom Mendes Seixas
Gershom Mendes Seixas (1745–1816) was the first native-born Jewish minister in the United States. He was the minister of Congregation Shearith Israel, the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue of New York ...
Israel Meyer Japhet
Israel Meyer Japhet (7 March 1818—10 November 1892) was a teacher, choir director, and grammarian. He was choir director at the Realschule (Adass Jeschurun) in Frankfurt am Main under Rabbi Samson Ra...
Baruch Leib Rosowsky
Baruch Leib Rosowsky (1841  – 1919) was a famous cantor and composer in Riga, at the time a city in Imperial Russia. Rosowsky's time of death was during the Latvian War of Independence. His son ...
Joseph Malovany
Joseph Malovany is an Israeli-born American tenor soloist. A world-famous cantor, serving as Hazzan of New York's Fifth Avenue Synagogue since 1973, and a Distinguished Professor of Liturgical Music a...
Abraham Lubin
Hazzan Abraham “Abe” Lubin (born 1937) is a London-born American Conservative Jewish Hazzan and former President of the Cantors Assembly, who is the cantor emeritus at Congregation Beth El in Bethesda...
Sylvan Kalib
Sylvan (Sholom) Kalib (born July 24, 1929, Dallas, Texas) is an American music theorist, musicologist, cantor, conductor, pedagogue and composer. His primary work falls broadly into two categories: 1)...
Sylvan Kalib - Wikipedia
Chazante
Traditionally, Jewish law has not allowed women to lead the prayer service in the synagogue. Even the Reform movement did not train female cantors until the early 1970s. Two forms of female cantors h...
Jean Gornish
Jean Gornish (1916–1981), known as “Sheindele di Chazante", was a chazante, a female performer of Jewish cantorial and liturgical music. She is often called the first woman chazan, although she never ...
Israel Alter
Israel Alter (also: Yisraʾel Alter, born September 23, 1901 in Lemberg, died November 16, 1979, in New York City) was an Austrian-Hungarian Jewish cantor and last chief cantor in Hanover, Germany. The...
Abraham Zevi Idelsohn
Abraham Zevi Idelsohn (Hebrew: אַבְרָהָם צְבִי אידלסון‎ Avrohom Tzvi Idelsohn in Ashkenazi Hebrew; middle name also rendered Tzvi, Zvi, Zwi, or Zebi; July 14, 1882 – August 14, 1938) was a p...
Moritz Henle
Moritz Henle (7 August 1850 – 24 August 1925) was a prominent German composer of liturgical music and cantor of the Jewish reform movement.Henle was born in the Upper Swabian town of Laupheim at...
Moritz Henle - Wikipedia
Joseph Schmidt
Joseph Schmidt (March 4, 1904 – November 16, 1942) was an Austro-Hungarian and Romanian Jewish tenor and actor. He was born in Davideny (Ukrainian: Davydivka) village in the Storozhynets district of t...
Joseph Schmidt - Wikipedia
Weiser Fulop
Weiser Fulop (Fülöp, Pinchas) was a famous chief Hazan-Cantor (synagogue)(Hebrew: וייזר פיליפ‎) of Nyíregyháza, Hungary.He was born in 1879 in Zemplén County, Stropkov district in Hungary. H...