Mordechai Zeira מרדכי זעירא (born as Dimitry Greben, Kiev 1905-1968) was an Israeli composer.[1] Born in the Soviet Ukraine he emigrated to Israel in 1924 aged 19.

Selected works


  • Shnei Shoshanim (Two roses)
  • What say your eyes?


  1. ^ Don Michael Randel -The Harvard Dictionary of Music -0674011635 2003 Page 425 "As the Zionist presence in Palestine grew, new, self-consciously Israeli songs were created by composers like Joel Engel (1868- 1927). Nahum Nardi (1901-77). and Mordechai Zeira (1905-68).