CinemadaMare, Amos Gitai: «Stanno
Corriere del MezzogiornoCinemadaMare, Amos Gitai: «Stanno distruggendo il Mediterraneo, ma il cinema può abbattere le frontiere»Corriere del Mezzogiorno... la 'free zone'; da qui l'idea di girare questo film», che si svolge con il sottofondo della canzone tradizionale pasquale di Chava Alberstein, “Had Gadia”, considerata una canzone di protesta politica contro l'occupazione israeliana dei territori ...and more »
Posted on 3 August 2017 | 11:44 pm
Grapevine: When age doesn't matter - The
The Jerusalem PostGrapevine: When age doesn't matterThe Jerusalem PostOn the local scene, singers and actors over retirement age include Yehoram Gaon (77); Boaz Sharabi (70); Israel Gurion (81); Chava Alberstein, who will be 70 in December; Lea Koenig (87); Gila Almagor (78); Rivka Michaeli (79); Liora Rivlin (72); Ze'ev ...
Posted on 1 August 2017 | 10:04 am
Beloved nightingale of Soviet Jewry has been
Jerusalem Post Israel NewsBeloved nightingale of Soviet Jewry has been silencedJerusalem Post Israel NewsIn the interim Yiddish theater has flourished, some universities have courses in Yiddish, there is Yiddish cabaret and Yiddish klezmer, and Chava Alberstein is not the only Israeli singer whose repertoire includes a vast number of Yiddish songs. In ...
Posted on 22 April 2017 | 2:10 pm
The Mizrahi Pioneers Who Transformed Israeli
HaaretzThe Mizrahi Pioneers Who Transformed Israeli ArtHaaretzTheir music was swept away by a lost collective nostalgia, and it was the "The Golden Peacock" by Itzik Manger (sung in Yiddish by Chava Alberstein) which became emblematic of the national yearning for the old world left behind. The success of Tassa's ...
Posted on 25 February 2017 | 3:39 pm
With New Album at 70, Israeli Folk Singer
HaaretzWith New Album at 70, Israeli Folk Singer Chava Alberstein Is on Top of Her GameHaaretzWe'll talk about the whole album later, but in the meantime, is it possible to write a review of half of Chava Alberstein's new CD, “Bo Hamoreh”? I have a powerful desire to do just that, because amid the album's 10 cuts there's a sequence of five ...
Posted on 31 January 2017 | 12:38 pm
Adrienne Haan to Make Carnegie Hall Debut
The program includes works by Kurt Weill/Bertolt Brecht, Mischa Spoliansky, Kurt Schwachbach, Friedrich Hollaender, Norbert Schulze, Chava Alberstein, The Klezmatics, Sasha Argov, Moti Hamer and Naomi Shemer. Ms. Haan will perform in German, Yiddish and ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:04 pm
A New Year for trees, Israeli and
My heart is dying of love." Next, I wanted to include a lovely haunted song in Yiddish which I came to know from a beautiful recording by the peerless Chava Alberstein, “Ikh shtey unter a bokserboym” (I Stand Under a Carob Tree) which actually mentions ...
Posted on 27 January 2015 | 4:07 am
Jerusalem high school alumni to students:
One returned draped in the Israeli flag, singing Chava Alberstein songs, while the other got up and spoke during one of the ceremonies on the trip about the understanding that Arabs in Israel have of the post-concentration camp experience. There was never ...
Posted on 27 December 2014 | 8:48 pm
Always shy, never arrogant
VIDEO - It's strange eulogizing Arik Einstein, who was forever young in some way. Always embarrassed, never getting carried away, never arrogant. Arik was a huge star, undeniably the biggest we have ever had here. But a star who refuses to acknowledge that ...
Posted on 28 November 2013 | 6:26 pm
Tzivi’s Guide to the 2013 Chicago Festival
The title comes from a Chava Alberstein album (also called Foreign Letters) which features songs in multiple languages (Hebrew, Yiddish, and English). Several songs from this album (which I also own) are included on the soundtrack. It’s a perfect choice!
Posted on 2 October 2013 | 12:54 am
Resolved Question: What is the background
I will be very grateful if you can help me identifying the background music in this youtube video, it is very low on the background because people are talking a little bit loud but you can barely hear it ... (This video is taken from an old Egyptian TV Serie). Here is the link to the video, and 1000 thanks in advance GOOD LUCK, :
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_txi...ature=youtu.be Here is the link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_txiv0jmtxM&feature=youtu.be
Posted on 14 August 2015 | 11:16 am
Resolved Question: Poll: What song are you
Chava Alberstein - Zog Nit Kein'mol
Posted on 8 October 2013 | 10:49 am
Resolved Question: Most actors/actresses in
Most likely the highest percentage of talented actors/actresses and musicians are Jewish, or I might be wrong?
Posted on 5 June 2010 | 4:25 am
Resolved Question: Well known Jewish songs?
besides hava nagila and mazel tov please lol
Posted on 11 January 2010 | 11:27 am
Resolved Question: Chava Alberstein song...?
I was wondering if anyone out there knows, has or knows how I can find the transliterated lyrics to Kmo Tzemach Bar, by Chava Alberstein.
Here's the song.
Posted on 14 October 2009 | 7:32 am