Education University of Vienna
|Name Shmuel Barzilai|
Instruments Tenor vocals
|Born June 3, 1957 (age 58)
Jerusalem, Israel (1957-06-03) |
Associated acts Israelitische Kultusgemeinde Wien
Books Chassidic Ecstasy in Music
Albums A New Light, Song of Prayer, Song and Prayer, Areshet Sefateinu
Similar People Salomon Sulzer, Yossele Rosenblatt, Naftali Hershtik, Vienna Boys' Choir, Shlomo Carlebach
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Shmuel Barzilai (born June 3, 1957, born in Jerusalem, Israel), is the chief cantor of the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde Wien. Barzilai has a lyrical tenor voice, and studied under cantor Moshe Stern in the Tel Aviv Institute for Cantorial Art. He was in the first graduating class of the Institute, which was established under former Tel Aviv mayor Shlomo Lahat. Barzilai has served as the chief cantor in Vienna since 1992, and frequently tours throughout Europe.
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He is a son of Rav Cantor Shlomo Barzilai, a great Modzitz fan, and Frida Lea Barzilai (A"H). Singer/Songwriter Yair Barzilai is his son. Rav Mordechai Barzilai is his brother.