Jewish Music

Where To Find Songs for Your Passover Seder

Online resources for Passover recordings, lyrics, sheet music and more.

Hanukkah Song and Music Guide

Where to find recordings and lyrics for classic (and modern) Hanukkah songs.

4 Hanukkah Songs

Hanukkah songs are sung in an important and joyous part of the candle lighting ceremony each night.

The Nigun

A mystical musical prayer introduced by Hasidism.

Hava Nagila’s Long, Strange Trip

The unlikely history of a Hasidic melody.

International Jewish Music

Jews have wandered the world over, and sometimes all that wandering gets packed into one song.

Secular Jewish Music

The category of secular Jewish music is as elusive as it is important. It may be broadly defined as any music used primarily by Jews in non-liturgical contexts, and also includes Sephardic and Ashkenazic music.

Cantorial Music

Learning to appreciate hazzanut (cantorial music)

Chava Alberstein: Multilingual Folkie

In Hebrew, English and Yiddish, this legendary Israeli singer has created an unparalleled body of music.

Jews & Musical Theatre

Jews had a hand in writing nearly all the great musicals of the 1930s and '40s.