A Taste of Chanukah

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All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Recorded live in Boston at the New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, A Taste of Chanukah features 150 musicians from the New England Conservatory, the Boston Community Gospel Choir, Cantor Morton Shames, humorist Chasia Segal, and host Theodore Bikel. Klezmer, gospel, dance music, psalms, and cooking the perfect latke are just a few of the traditions explored on this festive holiday celebration.
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Heather Phares
Recorded live in Boston at the New England Conservatory's Jordan Hall, A Taste of Chanukah features 150 musicians from the New England Conservatory, the Boston Community Gospel Choir, Cantor Morton Shames, humorist Chasia Segal, and host Theodore Bikel. Klezmer, gospel, dance music, psalms, and cooking the perfect latke are just a few of the traditions explored on this festive holiday celebration.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/5/1999
  • Label: Rounder / Umgd
  • UPC: 011661316522
  • Catalog Number: 613165
  • Sales rank: 216,427

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Oy Chanukah - New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble (1:41)
  2. 2 Oy Chanukah - New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble (1:32)
  3. 3 Ocho Kandelikas - Marissa Steingold (2:52)
  4. 4 Candle Blessings - Morton Shames (4:29)
  5. 5 Kitaltas - Elizabeth Parvin (2:54)
  6. 6 The Miracle of Chanukah - Elizabeth Parvin (3:44)
  7. 7 Haneyros Halalu - Lissa Schneckenburger (2:44)
  8. 8 Al Hanisim - NEC Jewish Music Ensemble (2:21)
  9. 9 Or Ir Kleyne Likhtelkh - Marissa Steingold (4:50)
  10. 10 Ma'oz Tsur - NEC Gospel Choir (2:23)
  11. 11 Lo B'Chayil - Dennis Slaughter (4:50)
  12. 12 Siete Ljos Tiene Hanna - Elizabeth Parvin (2:47)
  13. 13 Fayer - New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble (1:11)
  14. 14 Latke Cooking Demonstration - Chasia Segal (6:56)
  15. 15 Mi Yimalel - Morton Shames (1:27)
  16. 16 Ikh Bin a Kleyner Dreydl - New England Conservatory Children's Chorus (0:56)
  17. 17 I Have a Little Dreydl - Thomas Jacobs (3:43)
  18. 18 S'vivon - NEC Gospel Choir (1:24)
  19. 19 Psalm 27 - Dennis Slaughter (3:25)
  20. 20 Drey Dreydele - Morton Shames (3:10)
  21. 21 Dance Music; Keshenev Bulgar - New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble (1:42)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Theodore Bikel Primary Artist, Track Performer
Ivory Joe Hunter Vocals
Ashley Alexander Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Pinetop Smith Vocals
Chrissy Steele Vocals
Eddy Herrera Choir, Chorus
Michael Hutchinson Baritone Saxophone
Rebekah Johnson Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Hankus Netsky Track Performer
Michael Grossman Children's Chorus
Geoffrey O'Hara Vocals, Track Performer
Masumi Yonekawa Flute
Kevin Harris Track Performer
George Kirby Track Performer
Jim Falzone Clarinet
Stephanie Workman Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Fredena Williams Vocals, Track Performer, Soloist
Chasia Segal Track Performer
New England Conservatory Chorus Track Performer
New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble Track Performer
Teresa Jackson Vocals
Aram Demirjian Track Performer, Soloist
Adam B. Hosmer Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Adam Letvin Vocals, Choir, Chorus, Children's Chorus
Michael Katz Cello
Robby Wyckoff Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Jon Hunter Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Mike Bullock Bass
Brandon Seabrook Banjo
Christian Pincock Trombone
Shion Hara Violin
Matthew Heller Bass
Sarah Henke Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Richard Hoenich Vocals
Pauline A. Hogan Choir, Chorus
Theresa Jackson Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Ian Jessen Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Nichole Yannetty Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Masumi Yoineyama Flute
Masumi Yoneyama Flute
Bind Ting Yu Violin
Emily Zaller Piccolo
Christy Steele Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Lauren Doucette Choir, Chorus
Sandy Walker Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Savannah Alsen Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Rebecca Shrimpton Vocals
Okkyung Lee Cello
Yolanda Allison Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Marie Bellegarde Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Judith Berkson Accordion, Vocals
Maggie Bort Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Orlando Cela Flute
Constance Chao Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Chinatsu Koga Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Jessica Fan Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Maria Giron Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Randall Goldberg Guitar
Shirley Guerreiro Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Katherine Kirby Vocals, Choir, Chorus
James Clark Choir, Chorus, Children's Chorus
Gabi Barmettler Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Sara Barmettler Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Christian Barros Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Greg Bassett Horn
Donna Bayne Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Andrew Beers Vocals, Choir, Chorus
Technical Credits
Alan Mattes Engineer
Hankus Netsky Arranger, Director, Producer, Art Direction, translation, Text
Antonio Oliart Ros Engineer, Mastering
Chasia Segal Art Direction
James Donahue Engineer
Jon Solins Producer
Richard Hoenich Director
Joshua Jacobson Arranger
Slaughter Arranger
Tamara Brooks Director
Jesse Gelber Arranger, Orchestration
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