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)

HERMETO PASCOAL – Remelexo (live @ Montreux Jazz Festival 1979)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SIi5YKVl0io THE BAND: Soprano Saxophone, Piano, Clavinet, Tenor Saxophone, Flute, Vocals – Hermeto PascoalBass – Itiberê ZwargClarinet, Baritone Saxophone, Flute, Tenor Saxophone – CacauDrums, Clavinet, Percussion – NenêFlute, Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Nivaldo OrnelasPercussion – Pernambuco, ZabelêPiano – Jovino Dos Santos Neto

RABBINICAL SCHOOL DROPOUTS – Semitic Slam

The Rabbinical School Dropouts is as crazy a group of kooks as you could want. Sun Ra, the Hampton Grease Band, Frank Zappa and the Klezmatics all rolled into one, the music of the Friedmann brothers is fresh and imaginative. Their ten-member big band (featuring oboe, mandolin, bassoon, theremin, toy piano, tablas, etc.) storms through… Continue lendo RABBINICAL SCHOOL DROPOUTS – Semitic Slam

JOCY DE OLIVEIRA – Medea Ballade

Last part of the multimídia opera Kseni – A estrangeira (2007) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ibPj99Igkec Gabriela Geluda – soprano / actressMarilena Bibas – actressPeter Schuback – celloPaulo Passos – bassclarinet / clarinetAloysio Neves – Electric GuitarDaniel Serale – percussionRicardo Siri – percussionLuciano Correia – metalic sculpture Live recorded at the Teatro Carlos Gomes, Rio de Janeiro, 2007The complete… Continue lendo JOCY DE OLIVEIRA – Medea Ballade

BESH O DROM – Cygánybál (live)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-PMfh_JuLTE Recorded live in Budapest, February 2017.Camera: Dániel BeránSound: Gergely Barcza, Attila HerrMany thanks to Ábel Mihalik Vocal: Fundák-Kaszai LiliVocal, percussion: Adam PettikClarinet, saxophone: Vilmos SeresSaxophone: Tamás MolnárBass: Attila HerrGuitar: Máté HámoriDrums: Péter Somos

BESH O DROM – Live @ Sziget (2012)

Besh o droM is a Hungarian music group. Their music blends folk and contemporary instruments (including cymbalon and turntables, for instance), in styles ranging from jazz to world music. They acknowledge particular influences from Transylvanian, Jewish, Turkish, Afghan, Egyptian, Lebanese, Armenian, Bulgarian, Romanian, Macedonian and Greek musical traditions. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=quivAw7p72o&t=1158s Besh o droM concert - Sziget… Continue lendo BESH O DROM – Live @ Sziget (2012)

ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Delhin Yöt

Alamaailman Vasarat (translated: “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 died on 12 July 2020 in Portugal. The names of the band members are taken from various sources. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_l8vroEiWXc Band members: Jarno… Continue lendo ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Delhin Yöt

ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Helmi Otsalla

Alamaailman Vasarat (translated: “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 died on 12 July 2020 in Portugal. The names of the band members are taken from various sources. "Helmi Otsalla" is taken… Continue lendo ALAMAAILMAN VASARAT – Helmi Otsalla