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VZL 76: Songs of Israel

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Catalogue NumberVZL 76
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801012
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Songs Of Israel

This braodcast contains a potpouri of Israeli folk music.

1) Hava Negilah (Let Us Bring Joy) is sung by Hendl and Eliran.1:36 - 3:20

2) Bat Tzurim (Daughter of Stones) was written by Sara Levi Tanai and is sung by Eliahu Gamliel. Gamliel is accompanied by the Inbal Ensemble dance group. 4:07 - 5:26

3) L'amidbar (To The Desert) is sung by the Arivah Trio.6:02 - 7:18

4) El Genat Egoz (To The Garden Of Nuts) was written by Sara Levi Tanai and is sung by Israeli folk singers, Hendl and Eliran. It is based on the Song of Songs of Solomon. 8:23 - 9:55

5) Debkah, Bat Yivtah (The Daughter Of Yivtah) is sung by Shulamit Livni with an ensemble conducted by Avraham Nachman. 10:50 - 12:59

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1 - Songs of Israel
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