Vehu Rachum – Cantor Joseph Malovany

Vehu Rachum by Cantor Joseph Malovany is from a live Ma’ariv concert that took place 38 years ago on the 27th of November 1977.


Here is another epic version of Vehu Rachum by Cantor Malovany from a live prayer service some six years ago. 

Yerushalayim – Cantor Simon Cohen

Cantor Simon Cohen sings a medley of Jerusalem songs accompanied by the Jerusalem Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro Elli Jaffe at the Annual Gala Jerusalem Emunah Concert.

The orchestral arrangement was written by Raymond Goldstein.

Tiher Rabi Yishmoel – Solomon Gisser

From a Concert that took place in the 1970’s with Cantors Solomon Gisser, Misha Alexandrovitch and Joshua Dlin.

Cantor Gisser was once described as both eloquent and insightful, his style was both conversational and cantorial.


He served for many years as the cantor at Congregation Sha’arei Zion in

V’LiYerushalayim Ircha – Cantor Nathan Lam

Composed: Abraham (Abe) Ellstein

Cantorial Concert – Germany, 1998

Cantor Naftali Herstik with the Jerusalem Great Synagogue Choir conduct by Maestro Elli Jaffe.
Arrangments by Raymond Goldstein.

Kevokras (Y. Rosenblatt)


Uvenucho Yomar (L. Lewandowski)

Yigdal (Saki)

Es Brent – Cantor Yaakov Lemmer

Recorded on the anniversary of Kristallnacht 2015, Cantor Lemmer and Nachman Rosen sing the haunting Holocaust poem “Es Brent”, composed by Mordechai Gebirtig who perished in Kraków towards the end of the war.

Lyrics


ס’ברענט ברידער עס ברענט
אוי אונדזער שטעטל נעבעך ברענט,
בייזע ווינטן מיט ירגזון,
רײַסן ברעכן און

Hamavdil – Cantor Yaakov Lemmer

Cantor Yaakov Lemmer sings “Hamavdil”(Yossele Rosenblatt) accompanied by Mezamrim Choir led by Chilu Posen.

Moshe V’Aharon – 2 Versions

Moshe V’Aharon (S. Carlebach) from the Friday evening prayers was originally composed by R’ Shlomo Carlebach. It was first recorded by Cantor Shlomo Simcha Sufrin of Toronto and has since become a common piece sung in many Shuls across the world on Shabbos evenings.

Srulik Adler (Son of

Chupah – Shraga Herstik

Shraga Herstik (son of Cantor Naftali) sing the seventh Blessing at a Chupa that took place in Israel.

Mekimi – Chazan Shlomo Glick

In honor of Rosh Chodesh Kislev, we present Mekimi (Y. Rosenblatt) sung by Chazan Shlomo Glick and the Zemiros Choir led by Maestro Yotam Segal.

Vintage Cantorial Recordings From 1975

These cantorial recording were made in 1975 in the home of Cantor David Segal in Netanya, Israel using a tape recorder. Cantor Segal notes that this recording was improvised on the spot(!)

Organ: Peter Shar
Violin: Moshe Tzuriel

Akavya (Koussevitzky)

Lakel Baruch

7 Facts About Cantor Yaakov Lemmer

Ba’avur Dovid – Cantor Shai Abramson

At the conclusion of Sefer Torah dedication ceremony in memory of IDF soldiers, Cantor Shai Abramson sang Ba’avur Dovid (Roitman/Rumshinsky) accompanied by a choir led by Maestro Ofir Sobol.

Classics at Dusk Concert Celebrates 75th Anniversary

World-renowned piano virtuoso Simon Tedeschi came to Sydney’s North Shore Synagogue on Sunday Nov 1. 

Classics at Dusk was part of the congregation’s 75th birthday celebrations – featured Tedeschi performing Gershwin favorites such as Summertime, Rhapsody in Blue, I Got Rhythm and more. 

Plus vocal and instrumental favorites from the

5 Cantors Sing: Avinu Shebashamayim

Los Angeles’ Cantors joined together to sing Avinu Shebashamayim at a memorial event for PM Yitzchak Rabin last week.

The cantors are: Nathan Lam, Don Gurney, Netanel Baram, Marcus Feldman, Chaim Frankel, Arik Wholheim.

Cantor Paul Kowarsky – Rabi Chananya

Cantor Paul Kowarsky of  Toronto, Canada sings Rabi Chananya at concert that took place in Miami on the 28th of Februrary 1999.

For more information about Cantor Kowarsky click here.

U’vnucho Yomar – Maestro Elli Jaffe & Cantor Yossi Saunders

Duet of Uvnucho Yomar (Y. Rosenblatt) sung by Cantor Yossi Saunders & Maestro Elli Jaffe  at the ECA Cantorial Concert in Beth Hamidrash Hagadol Synagogue in Leeds, June 2015.
Zol Shoyn Kumen Di Geula

A Gutte Voch – Moshe Ganchoff

Birkas Hachodesh – Chazan Avrohom Vaks

Birkas Hachodesh (Z. Zilberts) sung by Chazan Avrohom Mordechai Vaks at a memorial concert for Cantor David Koussevitzky that took place at Tel Aviv’s Heichal Hatarbut in 1995.


Chazan Vaks is a graduate of the Tel Aviv Institue of Chazanus and served for many years as the Chazan

Birkas Hachodesh (M. Stern) – Yechezkel Klang