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Taste Of Eternity - A Musical Shabbat / Lazar, Nimoy, Et Al


Release Date: 11/17/1998 
Label:  Western Wind   Catalog #: 1890   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  TraditionalEhud ZweigLouis LewandowskiFranz Schubert,   ... 
Performer:  Robert AbelsonLeonard NimoyBenjie SchillerRon Hilley,   ... 
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This selection features untitled narrations for the Shabbat service and table celebrations written by Rabbi Gerald C. Skolnick and performed by Leonard Nimoy, which precede each of the musical works.
These selections were recorded at Centerfold Theatre and The Great Hall at Cooper Union, both in New York City.
This selection features untitled narrations for the Shabbat service and table celebrations written by Rabbi Gerald C. Skolnick and performed by Leonard Nimoy, which precede each of the musical works.
These selections were recorded at Centerfold Theatre and The Great Hall at Cooper Union, both in New York City. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Kabbalat Shabbat: Introduction by Traditional
Performer:  Robert Abelson (Cantor), Leonard Nimoy (Spoken Vocals), Benjie Schiller (Cantor),
Ron Hilley (Bass), Karen Krueger (Alto), Elizabeth Norman (Alto),
Michael Brown (Tenor), David Vanderwal (Tenor), Jeffrey Johnson (Bass),
Mary Ann Hart (Mezzo Soprano), Judith Pannill (Soprano), Philip Cutlip (Bass),
Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor), Frank Barr (Bass)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Length: 1 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is performed in English and Hebrew. 
2.
Yedid Nefesh by Traditional
Performer:  Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Length: 4 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Elliot Z. Levine
This selection shares track and timing with Ehud and Sarah Zweig's "Yedid
Nefesh." 
3.
Yedid Nefesh by Ehud Zweig
Performer:  Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1970; Israel 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Elliot Z. Levine
This work was written in collaboration with Sarah Zweig.
This selection shares track and timing with the traditional "Yedid Nefesh" melody. 
4.
Ono B'choach by Traditional
Performer:  Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Written: Transylvania, Romani 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Matthew Lazar 
5.
L'cho Dodi by Louis Lewandowski
Performer:  William Zukof (Countertenor), Neil Farrell (Tenor), Elliot Levine (Baritone),
Robert Abelson (Cantor), Kathy Theil (Soprano)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
6.
Psalm 92, D 953 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  William Zukof (Countertenor), Kathy Theil (Soprano), Robert Abelson (Cantor),
Neil Farrell (Tenor), Elliot Levine (Baritone)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
7.
Tzadik katamar by Louis Lewandowski
Performer:  Kathy Theil (Soprano), Phyllis Elaine Clark (Soprano), Michael Steinberger (Tenor)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Length: 1 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
8.
The Songs of Solomon: Barchu by Salomone Rossi
Performer:  William Zukof (Countertenor), Michael Steinberger (Tenor), Phyllis Elaine Clark (Soprano)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1623; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
9.
Ahavas Olam by Zavel Zilberts
Performer:  William Zukof (Countertenor), Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
10.
The Songs of Solomon: Hashkiveinu by Salomone Rossi
Performer:  Elliot Levine (Baritone), Neil Farrell (Tenor), Phyllis Elaine Clark (Soprano),
William Zukof (Countertenor), Michael Steinberger (Tenor)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Renaissance 
Written: by 1623; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
11.
Shabbat Evening Service: V'shamru by Heinrich Schalit
Performer:  Mary Ann Hart (Mezzo Soprano), Ron Hilley (Bass)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1932 
Length: 1 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
12.
B'Kol Zimra: Magen Avot by Tzipora H. Jochsberger
Performer:  Mary Ann Hart (Mezzo Soprano), Ron Hilley (Bass)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
13.
Yih'yu L'ratzon "May the words" by Elliot Z. Levine
Performer:  William Zukof (Countertenor), Michael Steinberger (Tenor), Elliot Levine (Baritone),
Phyllis Elaine Clark (Soprano)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1988; New York, USA 
Length: 1 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
14.
Shalom Aleichem by Israel Goldfarb
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Elliot Z. Levine 
15.
Ayshet Chayil by Ben-Zion Shenker
Performer:  Benjie Ellen Schiller (Cantor)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 2 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Stanley Sperber 
16.
Yah Ribon Alam by Robert Solomon
Performer:  Mark Johnson (Bass), Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is performed in Aramaic.
This selection shares track and timing with "Tzur Mishelo Achalnu."
Arranged: Matthew Lazar 
17.
Tzur Mishelo Achalnu by Traditional
Performer:  Mary Ann Hart (Mezzo Soprano), Ron Hilley (Bass)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: This selection shares track and timing with Robert Solomon's "Yah Ribon Alam."
Arranged: Gil Aldema 
18.
D'ror Yikra by Traditional
Performer:  Elliot Levine (Baritone), Neil Farrell (Tenor), Michael Steinberger (Tenor),
William Zukof (Countertenor), Phyllis Elaine Clark (Soprano), Kathy Theil (Soprano)
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Length: 3 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is performed in Ladino.
Arranged: Yehezkel Braun 
19.
Ein Adir by Traditional
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Oedeon Partos 
20.
El Dió alto by Traditional
Conductor:  Matthew Lazar
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Western Wind Vocal Ensemble
Period: Medieval 
Written: Spain 
Length: 1 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is performed in Ladino.
Arranged: The Western Wind ensemble 
21.
Shir Hama'alot by Anonymous
Performer:  Alberto Mizrahi (Cantor)
Length: 2 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: Hebrew 
Notes: Arranged: Raymond Goldstein 

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