B'nei Anusim Center for Education

Bringing Together and Educating Descendants of Sephardic Conversos

Song of the Crypto-Jews

I found reference to Canto de los Marranos a few days agoThis impressive musical piece was originally commissioned by the Union of American Hebrew Congregations. It was premiered in 1977 by soprano Phyllis Bryn-Julson and the San Francisco Symphony and was composed by Martin Levy. The version below is a new version of the original and can be found at the link below:

Song of the Crypto-Jews


Posted by Rabbi Juan Bejarano Gutierrez the director of the B’nei Anusim Center for Education. For a more complete review of Iberian Jewish history and the Crypto- Jewish Experience see The Rise of the Inquisition and Secret Jews: The Complex Identity of Crypto-Jews and Crypto-Judaism

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