Belzer (Spivak), Nissan

(1824-1906)
   Ukrainian cantor. He was active in Belz, Kishinev and Berdichev. He was a leading h azzan and also wrote liturgical compositions.

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  • SPIVAK, NISSAN — (known as Nissi Belzer ; 1824–1906). Lithuanian cantor and composer. Spivak sang in the choir of Yeruḥam blindman , whose cousin he married, and became cantor in Belz, where he acquired his additional name. Later he was cantor in Kishinev and,… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Nissan Spivak — (né en 1824, mort en 1906) était un chantre et compositeur juif. Exerçant à Bălţi, en Bessarabie, il était généralement connu comme ‘Nisn Belzer’. Il fut ensuite chantre à Kishinev (dans l actuelle Moldavie) et, à partir de 1877, à Berditchev… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Samuel Cohen (Komponist) — Samuel Cohen (hebräisch שמואל כהן, russisch Шмуэл Коэн oder Самуил Коган; * 1870 in Ungheni, Moldawien; † 1940 in Rischon LeZion) war ein Komponist, der die Musik zur israelischen Nationalhymne Hatikwa schrieb. Leben Samuel Cohen wurde 1870 zu… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • MUSIC — This article is arranged according to the following outline: introduction written sources of direct and circumstantial evidence the material relics and iconography notated sources oral tradition archives and important collections of jewish music… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Belz — ( uk. Белз, Polish: Bełz, Yiddish: בעלז), a small town in the Lviv Oblast (province) of western Ukraine, near the border with Poland, is located between the Solokiya river (affluent of the Bug river, called Western Bug) and the Rzeczyca stream.… …   Wikipedia

  • MINKOWSKI, PINCHAS — ( Pinie ; 1859–1924), Russian cantor and composer. He was born in Belaya Tserkov, Ukraine, where his father was the town cantor. Minkowski received his basic training from his father, and joined the choir of Nissan spivak   ( Belzer ) in Kishinev …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Belz (Ukraine) — Belz Белз …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Bełz — Belz (Ukraine) Belz Белз …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Белз — Belz (Ukraine) Belz Белз …   Wikipédia en Français

  • בעלז — Belz (Ukraine) Belz Белз …   Wikipédia en Français

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