From L.A.'s own Angel City Chorale comes this extraordinary collection of Chanukah songs, both treasured traditional favorites and astonishing original pieces, to light up your holidays. From the quiet reverence of familiar melodies and warm folk songs, to the humor and playfulness of classic doo-wop and rousing gospel, this unique 15 track CD has something for everyone.
Primarily recorded live in concert with Sue Fink, ACC founder/artistic director/conductor extraordinaire, the recording showcases this versatile group of 125 multi-talented men and women. In addition to its own concerts, the Angel City Chorale has also made notable appearances at Walt Disney Concert Hall, Staples Center, the Los Angeles Convention Center, and the John Ford Theatre, and was selected for the PBS television special, The American Tenors at the Kodak Theatre.
A Chanukah Celebration is an incredible array of Chanukah selections sung by this accomplished chorale with heart and soul!
From the first notes of this remarkable recording you'll know it's not the "same old Chanukah music." With joyful exuberance, Julie Silver brings a refreshing new sound to many of our Chanukah favorites. Weaving threads of rock and folk with musical traditions from around the globe, the innovative arrangements and Julie's clear, soulful vocals perfectly capture the powerful message and enduring spirit of Chanukah. An instant favorite for listeners of all ages!
SONGS OF THE SPIRIT: THE DEBBIE FRIEDMAN ANTHOLOGY
This amazing anthology collection brings together 45 songs on 2 CDs, spanning over 30 years of Debbie Friedman's trailblazing career. This compilation of re-mastered original songs in Hebrew and English contains favorites from her first fourteen albums, released between 1972 and 2003. Strong, clear vocals, wise and poignant lyrics, and matchless melodies - this collection presents Debbie Friedman at her best, over an astonishing 30 years of music making.
When Peter & Ellen enter your home through this recording you are guaranteed a delightful Shabbat experience filled with fun, engaging, contemplative, and educational songs! These 16 easy to learn original English and Hebrew songs will add a new dimension to the spirituality of your home and worship experiences. You may find yourself tapping your toes, moving to the beat of diverse rhythms, or resting calmly as the feeling of Sabbath peace surrounds you.
Close your eyes while listening to this recording and you will be transported away from earthly cares and distractions to a place deep within yourself. At holy day time or ANY time when your spirit is in need of refreshing, Craig's inspired melodies paired with ancient liturgical selections are a warm, safe refuge. As always Craig surrounds himself with the finest musicians who contribute their skill and expert feel for the intent of the music, creating a masterful sound. These 13 Hebrew selections with translations are accompanied by Craig's heartfelt personal reflections. Favorites include: Hayom, Adonai Ori, L'dor Vador, V'al Kulam, Papa's Niggun #9, Hayom Harat Olam, Sha'alu, B'rosh Hashana, Hiney Anochi, and La'yehudeem, Eliyahu.
Truly lovely, these melodies restore, comfort and strengthen.