December 9th, 2006

somber

Shabbat Shmooze ~ Two YouTubes and a YouSendIt

2006 Hanukkah begins at sundown next Friday, Dec 15,
and the eight crazy days end at sundown Sat Dec 23.


A super article on the music of Hannukah (Hanukkah, Chanukah, whatever) ~ or the relative scarcity thereof ~ is written by a nice boy in North Carolina.

Star News Online, Wilmington, NC
Hanukkah music memories, from corny to incredible

Excerpt from the article:
"Hannukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights and Rededication (celebrated this year on Dec. 15-23) is somewhat quietly tucked in the seams of the Christmas season ... Here are a few new and recent recordings of Hanukkah music likely to fill your holiday hearts and festivities long into the future."
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