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Judith Pinnolis

Judith Shira Pinnolis is a librarian and musicologist. She teaches at the School of Jewish Music of Hebrew College and works as Associate Director of Libraries at Berklee College of Music/The Boston Conservatory at Berklee. She has served as Chair of the Jewish Music Roundtable of the Music Library Association and is creator and editor of The Jewish Music WebCenter ( Pinnolis received the M.M. at the College-Conservatory of Music of the University of Cincinnati and M.S. in Library Science at Simmons College.

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Julie Rosewald

Julie Eichberg Rosewald was America’s first woman cantor. Known as the “Cantor Soprano” at Temple Emanu-El in San Francisco, she served between 1884 and 1893. Rosewald enjoyed a brilliantly successful career in opera as well as being a composer, author, teacher, and professor of music.

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