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Episode 4, part 1: Yiddish Music

11 years, 3 months ago Today we will look at theater music and popular songs from the American Yiddish tradition. From love songs and slices of life to nostalgic and sentimental favorites, this music captured the experience of Yiddish-speaking Americans in the early 20th ... Today we will lo

Episode 3, part 2: Bible Stories

11 years, 4 months ago The continuation of this program brings to life an extraordinary episode in music history: the Genesis Suite with Biblically-inspired movements by Schoenberg, Stravinsky, and five Jewish composers, in its first modern recording. Also heard: excerpts from ... The contin

Episode 3, part 1: Bible Stories

11 years, 6 months ago This program brings to life an extraordinary episode in music history: the Genesis Suite with Biblically-inspired movements by Schoenberg, Stravinsky, and five Jewish composers, in its first modern recording. Also heard: excerpts from Kurt Weill's ... This program brin

Episode 2, part 2: Concertos

11 years, 7 months ago Leonard Nimoy further explores concertos by American Jewish composers, focusing on the music of Sholom Secunda and Jacob Weinberg.Leonard Ni

Episode 2: Concertos

11 years, 8 months ago The powerful Violin Concerto No. 1 by Joseph Achron is the major work on this program, in a performance by Elmar Oliveira with the Berlin Radio Orchestra conducted by Joseph Silverstein. Also included, a rediscovered piano concerto by Jacob Weinberg, and ... The powerf

Episode 1, part 2: Introduction to the Milken Archive, ...

11 years, 9 months ago Leonard Nimoy continues his exploration of American Jewish music, featuring the compositions of Yehudi Wyner and Joseph Rumshinsky.Leonard

Episode 1: Introduction to the Milken Archive

11 years, 9 months ago This overview includes musical highlights representing the broad range of the entire series. It features an interview with philanthropist Lowell Milken, who created the Milken Archive of American Jewish Music, as well as musical insights by the series' ... This overvie