The nexus between the synagogue and the concert hall is the focus of Episode six, with sacred masterpieces by some of the 20th century's most influential composers.

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05:30 Kurt Weill: Kiddush
12:00 Douglas Moore: Vay'khullu
18:20 Arnold Schoenberg: Kol nidre
34:20 Darius Milhaud: Service Sacré (excerpts)
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06:00 Herman Berlinski: Avodat Shabbat (excerpts)
19:30 Judith Lang Zaimont: Sacred Service (excerpts)
33:30 Thomas Beveridge: Yizkor Requiem (excerpts)
46:45 Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco: Sacred Service for the Sabbath Eve, Op. 122 (excerpts)

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About the Series: Produced in conjunction with the WFMT network and broadcast on radio stations throughout the U.S., American Jewish Music from the Milken Archive with Leonard Nimoy is a 13-part series of two-hour programs featuring highlights from the Milken Archive’s extensive collection of the musical recordings. Episodes include interviews and commentary with Lowell Milken, Neil W. Levin, and Gerard Schwarz. Radio stations interested in broadcasting the series should contact

Date: December 31, 1969

Credit: Milken Family Foundation


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