History of the Jews in Romania
The history of the Jews in Romania concerns the Jews both of Romania and of Romanian origins, from their first mention on what is present-day Romanian territory. Minimal until the 18th century, the si...
History of the Jews in Romania - Wikipedia
Keeping Alive a Haven for Yiddish Culture in Modern Romania
Bucharest is home to one of only a handful of Yiddish theater left in Europe
'Machiavelli of Maryland' - the misterious Romanian born adviser to presidents, prime ministers – and the Dalai Lama
Military strategist, classical scholar, cattle rancher – and an adviser to presidents, prime ministers, and the Dalai Lama. Just who is Edward Luttwak? And why do very powerful people pay vast sums fo...
Alessandro Haber
(di Paolo Conte)
György Ligeti - Apparitions for orchestra
My music video for Gyorgy Ligeti's Apparitions for Orchestra
György Ligeti - Solo cello sonata
Ignacy Grzelazka plays Ligeti cello solo sonata 2nd mov.
History of the Russo-Turkish wars
The Russo-Turkish wars were a series of wars fought between the Russian Empire and the Ottoman Empire between the 16th and 20th centuries. It was one of the longest series of conflicts in European his...
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Ion Antonescu
Ion Victor Antonescu ([iˈon antoˈnesku]; June 15, 1882 – June 1, 1946) was a Romanian soldier and authoritarian politician who was convicted of war crimes. The Prime Minister and Conducător during mos...
Ion Antonescu - Wikipedia
List of Hasidic dynasties
A Hasidic dynasty is a dynasty led by Hasidic Jewish spiritual leaders known as rebbes, and usually has some or all of the following characteristics:A Hasidic group has the following characteristics:<...
Sanz (Hasidic dynasty)
The Sanz (or Tsanz) Hasidic dynasty was founded by Rabbi Chaim Halberstam (1793–1876) who was the rabbi of Nowy Sącz (Sanz, Yiddish: צאנז Tsanz) and the author of the work Divrei Chaim by wh...
Gabriel Iranyi
Gabriel Iranyi (Hebrew: גבריאל איראני ; Cluj, 6 June 1946) is a Romanian-born Israeli-German composer. He emigrated to Israel at the age of 30.
Anatol Vieru
Anatol Vieru ([anaˈtol viˈeru]; 8 June 1926 – 1998) was a music theoretician, influential pedagogue, and a leading Romanian-Jewish composer of the 20th century. A pupil of Aram Khachaturian, he compo...
'Machiavelli of Maryland' - the misterious Romanian born adviser to presidents, prime ministers – and the Dalai Lama
Military strategist, classical scholar, cattle rancher – and an adviser to presidents, prime ministers, and the Dalai Lama. Just who is Edward Luttwak? And why do very powerful people pay vast sums fo...
Magda Lupescu
Elena Lupescu (15 September 1895 (?)in Iaşi (Jassy), Romania – 29 June 1977), better known as Magda Lupescu, was the mistress of King Carol II of Romania and later (after his abdication), his wife.
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Itzik Manger
Itzik Manger (30 May 1901, Czernowitz, then Austrian-Hungarian Empire – 21 February 1969, Gedera, Israel) (Yiddish: איציק מאַנגער) was a prominent Yiddish poet and playwright, a self-proclaimed fo...
Walter Segal
Walter Segal (1907 – 1985) was an architect who developed a system of self-build housing.The Segal self-build method is based on traditional timber frame methods modified to use standard materials ava...
Walter Segal - Wikipedia