Tag Archives: Israeli music

Fabulous February

February was scarcely less busy than the previous month – starting with a concert, continuing with an opera the very next day, then another field trip, and ending with a very special party. I will start with the concert. As … Continue reading

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In a Minor Key

Why is it that the most beautiful songs are, almost always, also the saddest? Today is Yom Hazikaron, Memorial Day for the fallen of Israel’s wars, including the victims of the many murderous terrorist attacks that have been launched against … Continue reading

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Musical Mystery Tour

A few weeks ago, I wrote a blog about the influence of the Bible and classical Hebrew literature, on modern Israeli songs – specifically, songs for Shabbat. Today, since half the world seems to be on the move and on … Continue reading

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