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Episode #3251

Music for Rosh Hashanah

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Thursday, September 29, 2011

Listen to some music for Rosh Hashanah, (literally "head of the year"), the Jewish New Year, on this New Sounds program. Hear some music by Frank London of the Klezmatics, from his soulful collection of classic synagogue chanting (hazonos), scored for trumpet solo, harmoniums, glass harmonica and bass.   There's also music by Steve Reich, from "Tehillim, Part 3."  Plus, music by clarinetist Andy Statman and small ensemble music from John Zorn's Masada project. 

PROGRAM #3251 Music for Rosh Hashanah (First aired on 9/29/11)    

 

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Frank London

Invocations

Gedula: Ezkeroh Elokim, excerpt [2:00]
Gevura: Ono Hashim/Refoeinu [8:11]

Tzadik #7147
www.tzadik.com   

Andy Statman Quartet

Between Heaven & Earth

Maggid [9:39]

Shanachie #64079**
Available at Amazon.com*

John Zorn, Masada Chamber Ensembles

Bar Kokhba

Gevurah [6:55]

Tzadik #7108
www.tzadik.com   

Alarm Will Sound, cond. by Alan Pierson & Ossia

Tehillim

Steve Reich: Tehillim, Part I [11:12]

Cantaloupe Music 21009
www.cantaloupemusic.com

Bill Frisell, Tim Sparks, Marc Ribot

Masada Guitars

Kisofim [4:56]

Tzadik #7171
www.tzadik.com   

Frank London, Gina Leishman

Invocations

Bina: Av Horachamim [6:24]

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