The JTS Library houses one of the largest collections of rare Judaica in the world. This series will highlight some of these beautiful and unique works. This session focuses on a Venetian Ketubbah, a beautifully decorated document dated from 1749. Curator Sharon Lieberman-Mintz introduces the concept of a Jewish marriage contract and highlights the decorative and textual details from this ketubbah.
This is in conjunction with the JTS Library Exhibit, “To Build a New Home: Celebrating the Jewish Wedding” (May 18 – August 14, 2022).
“El Adon” from Seeds of Song. (JTS/Block Kolker Center for Spiritual Arts, 2020).
WORDS: Anonymous, ca. 2nd-4th c.e., Land of Israel
MUSIC: Hazzan Jacob Sandler
SUNG BY: Hazzan Jacob Sandler
PRODUCED BY: Dr. Galeet Dardashti
Daniel Ori | Bass and Gimbri
Rich Stein | Percussion
Yoav Eshed | Guitar
Eran Sabo | Guitar
Marandi Hostetter | Violin
Megan Gould | Violin and Viola
Jacob Sandler | Recorder