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VZL 190: Folk Music of Israel

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Catalogue NumberVZL 190
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801018
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Folk Music of Israel: Hannah Messinger and Yisrael Yitzhaki

Hannah Messinger served in the Israeli Navy and Army. She won several folk singing contests. Yisrael Yitzhaki is an actor, composer, lyricist, band leader, as well as a singer.

1) Chemdati (Take a Chance, My Darling, and Dance With Me) was composed by Amitai Ne’eman and is sung by Hannah Messinger. 1:32 - 2:42

2) Numi Numi (Sleep, Sleep) is a lullaby sung by Hannah Messinger accompanied by Lev Roberts. 3:10 - 5:04

3) Sher Hamehshek (Song Of The Kibbutz) is sung by Yisrael Yitzhaki in the style of the café singers of Paris. 5:35 - 7:56

4) Chof Shaket (Quiet Shores) is sung by Hannah Messinger. It was composed by A'mitai Ne’eman, lyrics by Zev. 8:18 - 10:07

5) Dance With Me Faster, Faster is sung by Hannah Messinger. 10:31 - 11:43

6 Haokrim (Song of the Cowboys) is sung by Yisrael Yitzhaki and is accompanied by the Hed Artzi. 12:01 - 12:40

7) Kishuf is a teasing love song sung by Hannah Messinger. 13:02 - 13:34

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1 - Folk Music of Israel
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