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Jan Peerce Sings Hebrew Melodies


Release Date: 08/16/1994 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 661687   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  TraditionalAbraham GoldfadenAlexander OlshanetskyArthur Murray Goodhart,   ... 
Performer:  Jan Peerce
Conductor:  Warner BassAbraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 41 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

...RCA Living Stereo have released a well-recorded, ardently sung selection of "Hebrew Melodies" (a mixture of Hebrew and Yiddish, i.e. Eili, Eili; Kol Nidrei; Meverke, Mein Zun, etc) with Jan Peerce and the RCA Victor Orchestra...

-- Gramophone [8/1995]
...RCA Living Stereo have released a well-recorded, ardently sung selection of "Hebrew Melodies" (a mixture of Hebrew and Yiddish, i.e. Eili, Eili; Kol Nidrei; Meverke, Mein Zun, etc) with Jan Peerce and the RCA Victor Orchestra...

-- Gramophone [8/1995]
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Works on This Recording

1. A Plea to God by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
2. Shulamis: Raisins and Almonds by Abraham Goldfaden
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Abraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
3. A Shepherd, a Dreamer by Alexander Olshanetsky
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
4. Momele by Arthur Murray Goodhart
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Abraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
5. A Zemerl by Samuel Bugatch
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
6. A Dudele by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
7. Kol nidre by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
8. Meyerke, Mein Zun by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Abraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
9. Eili, Eili by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Abraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
10. Shiroh by Alexander Olshanetsky
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Warner Bass
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra
11. A Cantor for a Sabbath by Traditional
Performer:  Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor:  Abraham Ellstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Orchestra

Sound Samples

A Plea to God
Rozhinkes mit Mandlen
A Shepherd, a Dreamer
Mom-e-le (Mother Dear)
A Zemerl
A Dudele
Kol Nidrei
Meyerke, Mein Zun
Eili, Eili
Shiroh
A Cantor for a Sabbath

Customer Reviews

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 Not Only Bluebird of Happiness April 3, 2012 By Roger Dodge (Essex, VT) See All My Reviews "Obviously a superb musician. Couldn't be more moving." Report Abuse
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