Lag BaOmer

 

Sefirat Ha-omer (Counting the Omer)
       

Morocco, Tangier           
Haim Hacohen
Researcher: Abraham Pinto             
Tangier, the early 1960s
YC 184

 


Poland, Galicia
Mr. Kalai
Researcher: Edith Gerson-Kiwi
Jerusalem, 1952
F 256

 


 
Bar Yohay Nimshahta Ashrekha

Tunisia, Tunis

Nathan Cohen and Ensemble
Folklore Judeo-Tunisien, 1966
Y 479
 
 


Greece, Khalkis
Menashe Cohen
Researcher: Amnon Shiloah
Khalkis, 1970
Yc 278

 


Iraq (Kurdistan), Zakho
Nehemia Hudja
Researcher: Edith Gerson-Kiwi
Jerusalem, 1971
M(5)155

 


 

Eftah Pi Berinna


Tunisia, Djerba  (Turkish melody)

Men Ensemble accompanied by percussion instruments
Researcher: Leo Levi
Djerba, 1968
Y 803

 


 

Wa'amartem Ko Lehay


Karlin Hassidim

Audience at Halaqah (a child's first haircut ceremony)
Researcher: Andre Hajdu
Meron, Lag Ba-omer 1968
YC 91 

 


Morocco
Dede Knafo and Instrumental Ensemble
Kol Israel, 1964
MCD 25

 


Iraq (Kurdistan), Mosul 
Eliyahu Barazani
Researcher: Avigdor Herzog
Jerusalem, 1958
Y 3340

 


Iran
Yona Dardashty acc. by Gideon Elias (Santur)
Kol Israel, 1970
MCD 196

 


 

Shibbehu Emuna Shiru Nevona


Morocco, Tetuan

Esther Rofe and Instrumental Ensemble
Recuerdos Sefarditos,
Sefarad LPS-001
Y 2042

 


 

Meron Tunes


Meron Medley

(Dance tunes, vocal imitation of instrumental music)
D. Bernstein, Y.D. Rubinstein, A. Eckstein
Researcher: Andre Hajdu
Bene Beraq, Bratslav Hassidim Yeshiva, 1967
Y 1410

 


"Vizhnitzer Nign"
M. Berlin, B. Barzeski, A. Heshin (Clarinets), A. Segal (Drum), R. Rosenthal (Cymbals)
Researcher: Andre Hajdu
Meron, Lag Ba-omer 1968
YC 91

 


"Rabbi Yohanan Ha-sandlar Melodies"
(Tunes for pilgrimage to the tomb of Rabbi Yohanan ha-sandlar)
Musa Berlin (Clarinet), Yossi Levi (Drums)
Researcher: Yaakov Mazor
Levitin Studios, Tel Aviv, 1992
From: The Klezmer Tradition in the Land of Israel
CD 841

 

 

Selecting and editing: Ruth Freed
Digital sound mastering: Avi Nahmias
Sound Design: Shai Drori