What is cantor?

  • (noun): The official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos.
    Synonyms: hazan
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Shmuel Barzilai
... (born June 3, 1957, born in Jerusalem, Israel), is the chief cantor of the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde Wien ... has a lyrical tenor voice, and studied under cantor Moshe Stern in the Tel Aviv Institute for Cantorial Art ... Barzilai has served as the chief cantor in Vienna since 1992, and frequently tours throughout Europe ...
Cantor-teacher Ruzsics
... Cantor-teacher Ruzsics (Prekmurian Kantor-školnik Ružič, Slovene Kantor-učitelj Ružič) was a Hungarian Slovene elementary school teacher, cantor and poet in the 18th century ...
Congregation Shaare Zion - Leadership
... Bert Hidary, President Edward Farhi, Cantor David Shiro, Cantor Haim Eliyahu, Cantor Solomon Dayan, Cantor Youssef Saadeh, Cantor, Rabbi ...
The Story Of Maths - "To Infinity and Beyond" - Hilbert's First Problem
... Georg Cantor considered the infinite set of whole numbers 1, 2, 3.. ... Cantor showed that these two infinite sets of numbers actually had the same size as it was possible to pair each number up 1 - 10, 2 - 20, 3 - 30.. ... Yet Cantor was still able to pair each such fraction to a whole number 1 - 1/1 2 - 2/1 3 - 1/2.. ...

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