Message

The success of Subliminal, Israel’s most popular rapper, is a reflection of the Jewish state’s conservative moment

Sephardic Sounds

A new compilation album highlights the diversity of contemporary Jewish music

Plucky Move

A picture of his Polish grandfather’s mandolin orchestra inspired Avner Yonai to start his own

Grandmother’s House

Her family’s Holocaust-haunted past informs the new album from singer-songwriter Clare Burson

Fusion Confusion

A new CD claims to shine a light on a secret chapter in black-Jewish music history, but the secret is long out

Sacred Remake

We may talk of its eternal qualities, but the music of Kol Nidre is forever being made anew

Redemption Songs

In The Naming, Galeet Dardashti honors the Bible’s unsung women

Musical Society

Studying the emergence of a Jewish national music in Imperial Russia

Imagined Harmonies

Two musicians find inspiration in the idea of Jews and non-Jews living side-by-side

The Players

David P. Goldman discusses the secrets to Israel’s prominence in classical music

Pioneers

A mix of passion and tradition makes Israel a classical-musical superpower

Singing Sensation

Moishe Oysher, a midcentury cantor and performer, is enjoying an unexpected second act

H2Blow

In producing Jewish music, trombonist Rafi Malkiel found inspiration in water

Power Chords

Yiddish Princess takes rock and roll (and Yiddish) to a whole new level

Sub-Saharan Fusions

How an American saxophonist came to cut a record with a group of Ugandan Jews

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