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VZL 90: Second Israel Song Festival

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Catalogue NumberVZL 90
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801166
Number of Tracks1
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Second Israel Song Festival

The Israel Song Festival is sponsored by the Kol Israel Orchestra and The Independence Day Committee. Its popularity is constant, and expectations are high that this will definitely be an annual event, especially since the winners of the First Song Festival continued to be held in high esteem. There are 6 selections on this recording:

1) Erev Ba, Evening Has Come, was written by Ariel Levenon and was last year's winner. 1:47 - 2:19

2) Sa-eyni Imcha Ba-machol, Carry Me With You In The Dance, by Tz�vi Avni. 4:00 - 4:56

3) Na'ama, is the name of a girl and the name of the song. Shlomo Biederman is the composer, and 16 year old Avraham Bar-oz wrote the words. 5:35 - 7:16

4) Alona Turel is the 17 year old composer and writer of the 3rd place song Ka'asher Ani Ba'at (No English title listed). 8:03 - 9:40

5) Shlomo Biederman wrote the 4th place song, which was untitled by the narrator. 10:00 - 10:56

6) Halleluyah was written by Ami Amyani. 11:12 - 12:21

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