Gavriel Grad. Composer, Dies in Jerusalem at 60; Wrote over 500 Works
Menu JTA Search

Gavriel Grad. Composer, Dies in Jerusalem at 60; Wrote over 500 Works

Download PDF for this date

Composer Gavriel Grad died here today at the age of 60. He was the author of over 500 works, including 200 popular and youth songs. When Hitler assumed power, Mr. Grad returned his German diplomas to the E## authorities.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund