Abraham Wolf Binder
Abraham Wolf Binder (January 11, 1895 – October 10, 1966 in New York City) was an American composer.
Binder was born in New York City. He studied at Columbia University. He became a teacher in 1921 and professor at the New York Jewish Institute of Religion in 1937. He was the founding music director of the Stephen Wise Free Synagogue from 1926 under Rabbi Stephen S. Wise until his death in 1966 and was a respected leader within the Union for American Hebrew Congregations, having edited and published many compositions and articles on synagogue music. He composed an opera, several orchestral suites and works of choir music. He also collected and arranged Jewish folk songs.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 13th, 1895 (The Bronx), Died October 9th, 1966 (New York City)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1926
Roles Represented in DAHR: organ, arranger, composer
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-20964||10-in.||11/12/1917||Ahavas olom||Bernard Woolff||Tenor vocal solo, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||B-20965||10-in.||11/12/1917||Meloch||Bernard Woolff||Tenor vocal solo, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||B-20966||10-in.||11/12/1917||Owinu mal keinu||Bernard Woolff||Tenor vocal solo, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||B-20967||10-in.||11/12/1917||Kiddusch||Bernard Woolff||Tenor vocal solo, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||B-22789||10-in.||5/28/1919||Pischu li||Hebrew Temple Quartet||Mixed vocal quartet, with organ||composer|
|Victor||B-22901||10-in.||6/4/1919||V'shom'ru||Hebrew Temple Quartet||Mixed vocal quartet, with organ||composer|
|Victor||C-30693||12-in.||9/3/1924||A gesang fun'm Berditchever rebbe||Mordechai Hershman||Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||BVE-34556||10-in.||2/10/1926||Az ich volt geven der boray ho-olom||Shloimele Rothstein||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||arranger|
|Victor||[Trial 1918-12-04-03]||Not documented||12/4/1918||Hamchadesh b'tuvo||Rev. L. Lipitz||Male vocal solo, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
|Victor||[Trial 1919-02-05-01]||Not documented||2/5/1919||Veshomru||Temple Mixed Quartet||Mixed vocal quartet, with organ||instrumentalist, organ|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Binder, Abraham Wolf," accessed July 24, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104475.
Binder, Abraham Wolf. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 24, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104475.
"Binder, Abraham Wolf." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 24 July 2021.
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