Cantors Benzion Miller, Alberto Mizrahi, and Simon Spiro perform contemporary compositions and classic cantorial numbers from the golden age of ḥazzanut in America.

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07:00 Israel Schorr: Sheyyibbane bet hammikdash
17:45 Yosele Rosenblatt: Tal
26:40 Moshe Koussevitsky: Un'tanne tokef
35:00 Sholom Kalib, Meyer Machtenberg, Simon Spiro (arr): Sheva B’rakhot
50:30 Joshua Lind: Ya'ale; Ki hinne kaḥomer
70:15 Pierre Pinchik: Mar'eh kohen
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03:30 Yosele Rosenblatt: Uvnuḥo yomar
17:30  Traditional - Orthodox: S’liḥot Service (excerpts)

*Times are approximate

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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