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Japanese Olympic Gymnast Does Her Routine to Classic Hasidic Song

Sae Miyakawa performed at Rio to the tune of Rabbi Nahman of Breslov’s “Kol ha-Olam Kulo”

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Five Jewish Musical Artists You’ve Likely Never Heard, But Should

From New York City to the hills of Jerusalem, these musicians’ melodies breathe new life into traditional Jewish texts

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Museum Aims to Digitize Jewish Music Archive

Tel Aviv’s Beit Hatfutsot-Museum of the Jewish People has launched an ambitious crowdfunding campaign to bring its Jewish music collection into the digital age

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From Under a Long Shadow, a Serbian-Jewish Chorus Sings On

The 136-year-old Baruch Brothers Choir has survived the Holocaust, Communism, and the collapse of the former Yugoslavia

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‘Tzena Tzena’ Composer Issachar Miron Dies

Acclaimed Israeli writer and poet brought Jewish music to the masses 

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The Folk Band Named After a Hasidic Rabbi

Zusha’s wordless melodies captivate fans. Just don’t call them a Jewish act.

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How Time’s Arrow and the Phrygian Half-Step Make Jewish Music Holy

For centuries, Western classical music propelled listeners toward Christian salvation. Then Jewish music changed everything.

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A Brooklyn-Based Prayer Leader Heralds a Revolution in Jewish Music

Joey Weisenberg’s music workshops—blending a democratic approach with a range of traditions—aim to boost engagement

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Discovering the Jewish Music Stream

This week in Jewcy, our partner site

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Today on Tablet

Music that tastes like chicken, Pesach on the beach, and more

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Food for Thought

There are more similarities between Jewish music and Jewish food than meets the ear

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Today on Tablet

An Argentinian dissident, a Yiddish poet, Afro-Semitic beats

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Today on Tablet

Boris Pasternak, funky sweaters, Jewish-Cuban fusion

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Almost Famous

Why isn’t Dayna Kurtz a household name?

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