Month: April 2017

 

Our Canada 150 Celebration Concert

SING! CHANTEZ! SHIRU!
Canadian Jewish Music: a 150th Celebration
performed by the Musica Ebraica choir
Kehillat Beth Israel
May 14, 2017, 7:30 PM

1. Nigun Atik Israeli arranged by Sid Robinovitch*
2. Meypl Blat Reg Scott Joplin arr. David Greenberg*
3. Second Choral Rag Sid Robinovitch*
4. Niggun Hasidic arr. Charles Heller*
5. Modim Srul Irving Glick* Soloist: Aditi Magdalena, soprano
( Lisanne Hendelman, clarinet; Eric Elkin, flute)
6. Lemivtza al Rifta Moroccan, arr. Eyal Bitton*
( Lisanne Hendelman, clarinet; Eric Elkin, flute)
7. Esa Einai (Psalm 121) Ben Steinberg* Soloist: Samara Garfinkle, soprano
8. Kaddish, Deux mélodies hébraïques,Maurice Ravel Soloist: Samara Garfinkle, soprano
9. Modim anachnu lach Larry Tarof*
10. Ani L’Dodi Kathryn Palmer* Soloists: Patsy Royer, alto; Mark Silver, baritone
11. Halleluyah Leonard Cohen*

INTERMISSION

12. Simple Song for Shabbat Leonard Lightstone* Première
13. Psalm 150 Leonard Lightstone* Première
14. Oseh Shalom from Kol Shalom Ben Steinberg* Flute: Eric Elkin
15. Zeh Hayom Ben Steinberg* Soloist: Samara Garfinkle, soprano
16. Une Perdriole, Folksong, arr. Anne Dubrofsky*
17. Ma Mere chantait Toujours (ladies chorus) Luc Plamondon/ Francois Cousineau*
18. O Praise Him Psalm Cyklus Leonard Enns*
19. Od’cha Stephen Glass*
20. We Rise Again Leon Dubinsky* arr. Lydia Adams* Soloist: Samara Garfinkle, soprano

O CANADA Calixa Lavallée*
HATIKVAH S. Cohen arr. B Bessner

*Canadian composer or arranger

May 2017 miniposter