Alexander, Haim


Alexander, Haim
(b. 1915)
   Israeli composer and pianist. He was born in Berlin but emigrated to Palestine in 1936. He taught at the Academy of Music in Jerusalem. In addition to composing choral, chamber and orchestral works, he made a series of arrangements of traditional Jewish melodies.

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  • ALEXANDER, HAIM — (Heinz; 1915– ), composer and pianist. Alexander was born in Berlin. In 1936, following the ascent of the Nazis to power, he settled in Jerusalem and studied with Stefan Wolpe and joseph tal at the Palestine Conservatory. He was one of the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • PEKELIS, ALEXANDER HAIM — (1902–1946), jurist and communal worker. Born in Odessa, Russia, Pekelis studied at various European universities. In 1932 he was appointed lecturer   in jurisprudence at the University of Florence but the local Fascist party had him removed. He… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Haim Alexander — (hebräisch ‏חיים אלכסנדר‎; * 9. August 1915 als Heinz Günter in Berlin) ist ein israelischer Komponist und Professor für Komposition, Klavier und Musiktheorie. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Haim — is the surname of: * Corey Haim * Paul Ben Haim * Mathilda May (born Karima Mathilda Haim), French actress * Soleiman Haim * Tal Ben Haim * Victor Haim, French playwright, father of Mathilde MayHaim is the given name of: * Haim Alexander (born… …   Wikipedia

  • Alexander (Familienname) — Alexander ist ein vom Vornamen Alexander abgeleiteter Familienname. Zu Herkunft und Bedeutung siehe dort. Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Haim Alexander — (born 1915) is a German born composer who has lived in Israel since 1936. He studied composition with Irma and Stefan Wolpe before graduating from the Jerusalem Academy of Music in 1945. He has won the Engel Prize, the Israeli Music Institute… …   Wikipedia

  • Haim Alexander — (né le 9 août 1915 à Berlin) est un compositeur israélien d origine allemande. Œuvres Parmi ses compositions, on trouve des œuvres de musique de chambre, pour orchestre, des lieder et de la musique pour piano. Portail de la musique… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Corey Haim — in 2008 Born Corey Ian Haim December 23, 1971(1971 12 23) Toronto, Ontario, Canada …   Wikipedia

  • Heinz Günter — Haim Alexander (hebräisch ‏חיים אלכסנדר‎, * 9. August 1915 als Heinz Günter in Berlin) ist ein israelischer Komponist und Professor für Komposition, Klavier und Musiktheorie. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Werk 3 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Liste der Biografien/Ale — Biografien: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q …   Deutsch Wikipedia


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