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VZL 12: Folk Music of Israel

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Catalogue NumberVZL 12
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801126
Number of Tracks1
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Folk Music Of Israel: Shepherds and Cowboys

Sheep and cattle herding are important to the life and economy of Israel. This broadcast highlights songs inspired by shepherds and cowboys.

1) Aiyu, Gazelle, a humorous song sung by Yarfa Yarkoni accompanied by the Kol Yisrael Orchestra. 1:26 - 4:06

2) Ez Va-kevess (Lamb And Sheep), sung by Shula Matmin with the Aron Harkarmel Ensemble. 4:36 - 8:09

3) Shir Ha'Bokrim (The Cowboy Song), sung by Shoshana Damari, accompanied by the Kol Yisrael Orchestra and the Kol Zion Choir. 8:55 - 12:05

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1 - Folk Music of Israel
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