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Ketzev a cappella group records

 Record Group
Identifier: RG-14-410

  • Staff Only
  • No requestable containers

Content Description

This collection consists of a Ketzev CD titled The Maroon Album, created in approximately 2000. The collection also contains archived versions of the Ketzev website (2015-present) and Facebook page (2017-2020) hosted on Archive-It, the library's web archiving platform.


  • Creation: approximately 2000, 2015-2022


Conditions Governing Access

The CD in this collection is housed off-site and require 48-hours' notice for retrieval. A digital copy is available for access upon request. Contact Special Collections for more information.

This collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Biographical / Historical

Ketzev is a Jewish a cappella group founded in 1997 at Johns Hopkins University. The name Ketzev comes from the Hebrew word for rhythm. The group's repertoire consists of a variety of genres, including original arrangements of American rock, Israeli pop, and American Jewish music. Ketzev has participated in events such as the Kol Ha'Olam competition (Washington, DC), Perfect Pitch (Highland Park, IL), and the Philadelphia Jewish Collegiate A Cappella competition. They also perform for public and private events on campus and in the Baltimore community.


1 Disks (1 CD)

0.028 Gigabytes (Disk RG-14-410_001) : Sound recordings

0.06 Cubic Feet (1 container (7 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 5 3/4 inches))

2 Website(s)

Language of Materials




This collection contains recorded music and other records of Ketzev, a Jewish student a cappella group at Johns Hopkins University founded in 1997.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transferred to the Archives by Laura Stott, Executive Director of Student Engagement, in May 2021.

Existence and Location of Copies

A digital copy of the CD in this collection is stored offline and available by request.

Processing Information

Processed by Kristen Diehl in March 2023.

Guide to the Ketzev a cappella group records
Kristen Diehl
2023 March
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

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