GOLEM – Chervona Ruta (Червона рута)

NYC klezmer-rock band Golem performs Ukrainian song "Chervona Ruta." "Chervona Ruta" (Червона рута) is a popular Ukrainian song written by Volodymyr Ivasyuk in 1968. Chervona ruta (Monarda) (Ukrainian: Червона рута) may refer to a mythological or actual species of flowering plants in the rue genus of the citrus family, Rutaceae, or the rhododendron genus of… Continue lendo GOLEM – Chervona Ruta (Червона рута)

PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Mystical New Age Hot Dog of the Covenant

Pretty much like Secret Chiefs 3, to whom they are remotely linked through the mastermind figure of John Zorn, Rabbinical School Dropouts incarnate many different bands within a band, each one with its own name and a particular concept. Thus, in their 2005 album, Vehicles Behind Comets, they are named either Rabbinical School Dropouts, Pseudoscience… Continue lendo PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Mystical New Age Hot Dog of the Covenant

PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Damascus Document

Pretty much like Secret Chiefs 3, to whom they are remotely linked through the mastermind figure of John Zorn, Rabbinical School Dropouts incarnate many different bands within a band, each one with its own name and a particular concept. In their 2005 album, Vehicles Behind Comets, they are named either Rabbinical School Dropouts, Pseudoscience Ensemble,… Continue lendo PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Damascus Document

PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Confirmed Non-Sense

Rabbinical School Dropouts are a ten-piece big band who’ve obviously listened to a whole lotta weird music in their day. Led by reed and woodwind ace Michael Friedmann, Rabbinical School Dropouts are the complete amalgam of new Jewish music run riot: They embrace vanguard jazz, folk music, funky soul-jazz, R&B, outrageous 21st century classical music,… Continue lendo PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Confirmed Non-Sense

PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Anne Frank’s Ghost

Rabbinical School Dropouts are a ten-piece big band who've obviously listened to a whole lotta weird music in their day. Led by reed and woodwind ace Michael Friedmann, Rabbinical School Dropouts are the complete amalgam of new Jewish music run riot: They embrace vanguard jazz, folk music, funky soul-jazz, R&B, outrageous 21st century classical music,… Continue lendo PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Anne Frank’s Ghost

PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Appeal to the Zengatronic Rocket Society

Rabbinical School Dropouts are a ten-piece big band who've obviously listened to a whole lotta weird music in their day. Led by reed and woodwind ace Michael Friedmann, Rabbinical School Dropouts are the complete amalgam of new Jewish music run riot: they embrace vanguard jazz, folk music, funky soul-jazz, R&B, outrageous 21st century classical music,… Continue lendo PSEUDOSCIENCE ENSEMBLE (Rabbinical School Dropouts) – Appeal to the Zengatronic Rocket Society

ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

Alamaailman Vasarat ("The Hammers of the Underworld") is an avant-garde Finnish musical group formed in 1997. Their music is influenced by European folk, klezmer, jazz and metal. The band's founder Jarno Sarkula (photo) died on 12 July 2020 in Portugal. Alamaailman Vasarat are: Jarno Sarkula (sopranino, soprano, alto, tenor, bass and contrabass saxophones, clarinet, contrabass… Continue lendo ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Huuro Kolkko (2009)

ITZHAK PERLMAN – Popular Jewish Melodies

Originally released in 1987 and reissued in 2003 as part of EMI's Perlman Edition, these Popular Jewish Melodies reveal Itzhak Perlman's deep affection for the popular music of his childhood in Israel. This retrospective album of songs from the Yiddish musical theater, many of which were made popular in the mid-twentieth century by such singers… Continue lendo ITZHAK PERLMAN – Popular Jewish Melodies

OLGA AVIGAIL MIELESZCZUK – Goodbye Odessa (Yiddish Song)

This Yiddish-Ukrainian song "Proshchai Odessa" was sung by Pesakh Burstein. I've combined it with a Ukrayinish Kek-Vok (Ukrainian Cakewalk) collected by Yale Strom. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O2TQ2ehSsKs Oh Odessa, goodbye Odessa,I will miss you so much,I will never forget you,Farewell my friends,Let's shout together:Odessa Mama, I love you so much! Vocal: Olga Avigail MieleszczukViolin: Daniel HoffmanClarinet: Ittai BinnunAccordion:… Continue lendo OLGA AVIGAIL MIELESZCZUK – Goodbye Odessa (Yiddish Song)