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VZL 450: Songs of the Bible in Modern Rhythm

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Catalogue NumberVZL 450
Matrix Number N/A
Record Label Vistas of Israel
Record Format33 1/3 RPM - 12"
Shelf Number801390
Number of TracksN/A
Date RecordedN/A
Album Artists
Notes Songs of the Bible in Modern Rhythm

This Vistas of Israel program has 4 selections.

1) Ha'Ben Yakili Ephraim, My Favorite Son, Ephraim is sung by the Nahal Entertainment Group. The words are from the Book of Jeremiah and the song is an allegory of the love of the Lord for the people of Israel.

2) Adon Olam, Master Of The Universe, is sung by Hava Alberstein, Edna Goran and Shula Hein. This is a modern edition of the prayer.

3) The story of David and Goliath is sung by La'acat Ha'nomer Ha'na'raw'e, The Terrible Tiger Ensemble.

4) Hagar tells the story of Abraham's driving out of Hagar and Ishmael being driven int o the wilderness and is sung by Arik Einshtein.

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1 - Songs of the Bible in Modern Rhythm
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