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VZL 344: Music of Israel - Landscapes

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Catalogue NumberVZL 344
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801290
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Music of Israel/Landscapes

This Vistas of Israel program presents the landscape of Israel musically from biblical times to the later part of the 20th century. There are 4 selections on this recording:

1) The Silent Shores is sung by The Rananim Group and is descriptive of Israel's shores. 1:29-4:10

2) Emeck Israel, is sung by The Savid Trio. 4:45-7:48

3) Leilot Ba`Galil, Nights In Galilee, is sung by Osnat Paz and is a shepherd's song. 8:44-11:40

4) The Horseman's Song is sung by an unnamed male singer and commemorates the horsemen who rode in the Galilee and whose presence is still heard through the music. 12:09-13:49

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1 - Music of Israel - Landscapes
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