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Big Time

Big Time

by Piamenta A guitar virtuoso, with a heart of gold has revealed over the years what it means to take Simcha to the next level. His electrifying style and everlasting desire at bringing a crowd to its feet has stirred his admirers and peers alike. Combined with Avi Piamenta’s astounding and vigorous flute playing, the […]

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HaMakor – The Source

HaMakor - The Source

A new music is arising from a band stemming from hilly plains of central Israel. Just as its name indicates haMAKOR (the source) is the originator of a unique blend of bluegrass, funk and rock and roll combined with a root like Jewish message. Through the combined voice of this group, soulful, inspiring, and complex […]

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Irish Heart – Jewish Soul

Irish Heart - Jewish Soul

Favourite Irish and Jewish Songsby Carl Nelkin This album presents a selection of favorite Irish and Jewish songs featuring melodies from the Yiddish theater. The themes — love, laments, celebrations and ‘craic’ (Irish for good fun) — weave a thread of commonality between the Irish and the Jewish cultures. There are unique Irish interpretations of […]

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8th Day – Brooklyn

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The original songs and fresh style of 8th Day has attracted one of LA’s top mixing talent, Andy Haller, who has worked with major record companies like Hollywood, Columbia and Epic Records. 8th Day is the musical product of the Marcus family (nephews of Avraham Fried) based in Southern California. All songs are written by […]

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8th Day – Tracht Gut

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8th Day’s debut album ‘Tracht Gut’ has a fresh sound and an irresistible style. The brothers compose, play, and sing their own original music with engaging lyrics and addictive hooks. Diverse styles are brought together in a seamless blend of folk, rock, soul and blues. Enjoy the unstudied perfection of sibling vocal harmonies. The Marcus […]

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Blue Fringe – The Whole World Lit Up

Blue Fringe  - The Whole World Lit Up

Blue Fringe’s third recording has, like their first two recordings, exactly what Blue Fringe fans everywhere have been waiting for and features great compositions and music. The band, comprised of four friends who met at Yeshiva University, includes: Dov Rosenblatt, guitarist and songwriter, who supplies the band with his compelling, lyrical voice; Avi Hoffman, also […]

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Blue Fringe – My Awakening

Blue Fringe - My Awakening

Blue Fringe plays a diverse array of music, mixing original material with popular Jewish and secular songs. This allows them to appeal to all audiences from high schools, colleges, summer camps, synagogues, and even New York City theaters. It is this aspect that makes Blue Fringe so unique. The band, comprised of four 20-something friends […]

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Dveykus 4

Dveykus 4

Popular blend of instumental and vocals. Hebrew. Sung by Label Sharfman and arranged by Abie Rotenberg Label: M&M Enterprises, 1990

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Dveykus 5

Dveykus 5

Popular blend of instumental and vocals. Hebrew. Label: M&M Enterprises

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Revach

Revach

Yerachmiel Begun & The Miami Boys Choir One of the best selling Jewish CD’s ever! Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is followed by . 1. Revach 2. Venihyeh 3. Mi Adir 4. Ribono 5. V’ohavto Leraicha Komocha 6. Yafeh 7. Yechadsheyu 8. Lift Up Your Candle […]

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I’m A Jew!

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Guest Starring: Shloime Dachs, Avrumi Flam, Shlomo Schwed This recording features guest artists Shloime Dachs, Avrumi Flam and Shlomo Schwed. I’m A Jew! is guaranteed to make you jump out of your seat. Every slow song will send chills up your spine. This CD will touch your Jewish Neshama (Soul) in so many ways and […]

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We Are One – Lulei

We Are One - Lulei

by Mordechai Ben David Celebrating his 25th year in the Jewish Music arena, MBD brings us a masterpiece album featuring songs by Palei Hillel, Yitzy Bald, Mona Rosenblum, Moshe Laufer and others. Label: Aderet, 1999

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Friday Night Live

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Shabbat in Spirit and Songby Craig Taubman Once a month, some 2,000 young adults, ages 25-40, come together in an LA synagogue to sing, dance, and groove to the Friday Night Live service by Craig Taubman. The 12 dynamic songs on this album are part of Craig’s latest ‘discovery,’ combining the spiritual with an energetic […]

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The Real Complete Shabat

The Real Complete Shabat

35 Songs and Blessings Shabat mood music, sing along songs, grace after Meals, Havdalah including Sepharadic and Yemenite songs in English and Hebrew. Narration by Rabbi & Cantor Baruch Cohon. 35 songs and blessings on 27 tracks. Label: World Wide Success, 2000Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that […]

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The Shabbat Lounge

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by Craig Taubman and Various Craig ‘n Co. presents a whole new soundtrack for Shabbat! This 52-weeks-a-year holiday deserves its own line of chillout music, and Craig Taubman delivers with 13 dynamic arrangements of Shabbat classics. Label: Craig N Co., 2006Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is […]

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The Z’Mirot Sing Along

The Z'Mirot Sing Along

Shabbat Songs The best selling all-round recording of Shabbat songs and Z’mirot sung throughout the world. Perfect for anyone who wants to learn the traditional melodies or for your general listening pleasure. This upbeat album will have you singing along before you know it. Label: Tara, 1996Track ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the […]

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Believe

Believe

by Shuffy A collection of songs, in English and Hebrew, for women, by women, in support of women. Proceeds from this album are being donated to Sharsheret, a non-profit organization of cancer survivors dedicated to addressing the unique challenges facing young Jewish women living with breast cancer. (www.sharsheret.org) Guitar – C. Lanzbom, Percussion – Moishe […]

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Dancing with My Soul

Dancing with My Soul

by Neshama Carlebach This new album features Neshama and Shlomo originals, including two of Shlomo’s songs published for the first time: ‘Bnei Beitkha’ and ‘Tshuasam’. Label: SameachTrack ListingTo listen to a sample, click on the title of a song that is followed by . 1. Belief 2. Melech Rachaman 3. Soulmate 4. Dancing With My […]

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The Seventh Day

The Seventh Day

Very Special Songs for Shabbat for Young Children & their Familiesby Fran Avni Fran Avni and Jackie Cytrynbaum have produced a true musical tribute to the Seventh Day. An adventure with sounds and rhythms. An experience with musical styles, ranging from traditional to modern pop ballads. Dixieland, ragtime, including reggae and breakdance rhythms. The Seventh […]

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Voices for Israel – Keeping the Faith

Voices for Israel - Keeping the Faith

The Largest Gathering Ever of Female Jewish Music Starsby Various Voices For Israel, a non-profit organization which benefits survivors of terrorism and war in Israel, releases ‘Keeping the Faith,’ its second groundbreaking historic 2-CD set with over 36 songs as well a bonus video clip, and features the largest gathering ever of female Jewish music […]

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Israel at 60 Songbook

Israel at 60 Songbook

A Musical History of the Holy Land This songbook is as wonderful a historical perspective as it is a musical resource. The 36 selections in this folio encompass the most culturally and developmentally significant of Israels 60-year historyfrom the poetic, patriotic anthems of Naomi Shemer that underscored the growth of a young nation to the […]

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Studies in Jewish Music

Studies in Jewish Music

Collected Writings of A.W. BinderEdited by Irene Heskes Abraham Wolf Binder (1895-1966) was a notable figure in American-Jewish cultural life. As a Jewish musician, his work was largely devoted to the traditional nusach ha-tefilah – melody of prayer in religious services and Judaic folk song. This commemorative volume is an edited collection of his published […]

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World’s Most Popular Jewish Songs 1

World's Most Popular Jewish Songs 1

Volume 1 The best-known, best-loved Jewish songs for piano and voice. These are the songs everyone knows and loves. From Israeli Folk Songs, to the most essential holiday melodies, to Yiddish favorites, to contemporary hits by Debbie Friedman and Shlomo Carlebach. These songs are culled from the best selling International Jewish Songbook. Volume 1 Includes […]

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The Essential Klezmer

The Essential Klezmer

Music Lover’s Guide to Jewish Roots and Soul Musicby Seth Rogovoy From the Old World to the Jazz Age to the Downtown Avant-Garde, this is the definitive guide to an ancient music made new again, mesmerizing dance music that is simultaneously reverential, mischievous, ecstatic, and tragic. Seth Rogovoy leads the reader through the past, present, […]

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Holidays in Song

Holidays in Song

by Velvel Pasternak More than 100 beloved songs for the Sabbath and Festivals of the year. Songs for Hanukah, the Seder, High Holidays, Sukot, Simchat Torah, Shavuot etc. Melody line, chords, texts and transliterations. Spiral bound.(112 Pages) Publisher: Tara

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Jewish Holidays in Song

Jewish Holidays in Song

Songbookby Velvel Pasternak More than 100 beloved songs for the Seder, Sabbath, and Festivals. Melody line, chords, texts translations and transliterations included. Publisher: Tara

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New Year in Song Songbook

New Year in Song Songbook

by Velvel Pasternak High Holiday melodies in two part arrangements. Includes traditional and modern melodies. Selections for the Evening, Morning and Kol Nidrei services. Melody line, chords, texts, transliterations and translations.(32 Pages) Publisher: Tara

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Siddur in Song

Siddur in Song

100 Prayerbook Melodiesby Velvel Pasternak 100 melodies set to the texts of the prayer book. Young and old can learn weekday, Sabbath, and Holiday prayers in an easy enjoyable manner. Melody line, chords, texts, transliterations and translations. Also available with an accompaning CD that has 32 melodies. 8′x12′ Publisher: Tara

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Z’Mirot Sing-a-Long Book

Z'Mirot Sing-a-Long Book

Most useful sing-a-long book for Sabbath at home, synagogue, school, camp, or youth group. 112 Sabbath liturgical pieces. Full Hebrew texts, melody line, chords, and opening verse transliteration. Includes the entire Sabbath meal ritual with full transliterations for 86 songs. Publisher: Tara

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The Best of Jewish Love Songs

The Best of Jewish Love Songs

Songbookby Velvel Pasternak A collection of the best Hebrew, Yiddish, Ladino, ‘Song of Songs’, and Jewish wedding love songs. Includes melody line, chords, texts, transliterations and translations.(128 Pages) 9′ x 12′ Publisher: Tara, 2004

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