Jewish Music Quiz


Jewish music today extends well beyond the synagogue, to the concert halls of Israel, the Klezmer revival, and the reggae of Matisyahu. How much do you know about Jewish music?

    Question 1 of 7:

    Which event brought Cantor Yosselle Rosenblatt to the attention of the New York Times in 1917?

     His refusal of Cleofonte Campanini's offer to sing the lead at the Chicago Opera
     His appearance at the New York Public Library for the War Savings Stamp Campaign, when he sang "The Star Spangled Banner"
     Leading the prayer service at the First Hungarian Congregation Ohab Zedek, one of New York's premier synagogues
     When he sang before a crowd of 6,000 at the Hippodrome Theater to raise funds for Jews suffering in Europe