×
1/
Skip to main content

Songs of the Holidays and Other Songs

Songs of the Holidays and Other Songs

Sung by Gene Bluestein and the Children of Mount Zion Hebrew Congregation, this album presents a collection of Jewish songs for children which Bluestein says is "an attempt to satisfy a need which has long been felt in transmitting traditional material to children in Jewish schools." The liner notes include an essay by Alan D Bennett on the benefits of music in schools. He quotes the Talmud: "There is a Temple in heaven that is opened only through song." Bluestein adds that through music he hopes to bridge the gap between Jewish tradition and American culture: "[this album] attempts to relate many different traditions in Jewish culture to similar ones in American culture… "

Track Listing

icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
101
Trog Es Gezunt-Erhait Gene Bluestein 2:18
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
102
Who Built the Ark Gene Bluestein 4:45
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
103
I Live In the City Gene Bluestein 2:12
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
104
Apples and Honey Gene Bluestein 3:37
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
105
Ha Sukkah Ma Ya Fah Gene Bluestein 3:42
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
106
What Was His Name Gene Bluestein 2:24
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
201
This Land Is Your Land Gene Bluestein 2:32
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
202
Sh'Ma Yisroel Gene Bluestein 0:43
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
203
Plant a Tree Gene Bluestein 3:17
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
204
Chanaan and Elissa Gene Bluestein 4:05
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
205
I Had a Little Goat Gene Bluestein 6:14
icon-circle-play svg-new-pause-button
206
Adam In the Garden Hiding Gene Bluestein 3:53
TOP

.