Chanukah http://wrti.org en Celebrate The Festival of Lights: Dec. 10th, 7 to 11 pm on HD-2 http://wrti.org/post/celebrate-festival-lights-dec-10th-7-11-pm-hd-2 <p>WRTI brings you four hours of beautiful music for Hanukkah this Monday night. At 7 pm, it's <strong><em>Hanukkah In Story &amp; Song</em></strong>, sung by The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, and narrated by Leonard Nimoy. You'll hear 25 eclectic selections from the Ladino songs of the Spanish Jews and Yiddish melodies of Eastern Europe, to modern Israeli tunes and more. The ensemble performs a cappella as well as with instrumental accompaniment. The narration, written by Rabbi Gerald Skolnik, sheds new light on the holiday's customs and rituals.</p><p>http://youtu.be/fuVS2aHANo4</p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 21:47:52 +0000 Jack Moore 4793 at http://wrti.org Celebrate The Festival of Lights: Dec. 10th, 7 to 11 pm on HD-2 Western Wind Vocal Ensemble: A Special Chanukah Program http://wrti.org/post/western-wind-vocal-ensemble-special-chanukah-program <p><br /><b>Saturday, December 4<br /><br /> 11:30 am to 12:30 pm</b><br /><br /></p> <p><i>Chanukah in Story and Song</i>:<br /><br /> Western Wind Vocal Ensemble with Narrator Leonard Nimoy<br /><br /></p> <p>On this week's <i>Crossover</i>, we're celebrating the Festival of Lights with a delightfully engaging program! You'll hear an eclectic mix of music ranging from Ladino songs of the Spanish Jews and Yiddish melodies of Eastern Europe, to modern Israeli tunes and the ensemble's original version of "I Have a Little Dreydle." The ensemble performs a cappella as well as with instrumental accompaniment. The narration, written by Rabbi Gerald Skolnik, sheds new light on the holiday's customs and rituals.<br /><br /></p> Thu, 02 Dec 2010 18:55:00 +0000 2063 at http://wrti.org Western Wind Vocal Ensemble: A Special Chanukah Program