singing during Temple times;
singing in the Babylonian Jewish
- the liturgical work of Salamone Rossi
Hebreo from the period of Italian Renaissance;
-the first artistic choir in synagogal
history; founded by Rabbi Leone da Modena in the early 17th century;
-the synagogue choir in modern
-non-liturgical choral music in Eastern Europe with the founding the ha-Zomir
movement in 1899.
JHOM celebrated the 100th anniversary of the ha-Zomir
movement with a feature on choral
music, with a special focus on the Zamir
Chorale of Boston.Features
several RealAudio recordings of Zamir performances and an interview with
the director and conductor.