Holiday Specials

Candles Burning Brightly (2015 Encore)

A one-hour celebration of Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights with an exploration of Chanukah foods and traditional activities ... and plenty of music.

program

  • Yiddish Folk Melody (arr Judith Clurman, Larry Hochman and Brian Stokes Mitchell; orch L Hochman): "O Chanukah, O Chanukah" fr "Songs of Freedom: A Celebration of Chanukah" Suite - Essential Voices USA/Judith Clurman, cond w/Ron Raines, bar (Dorian Sono Luminus 92182)
  • Traditional (arr Robert Schultz; adapted Andrea Stern): "Blessing" - Andrea Stern, harp; rec at Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio at American Public Media, July 2014
  • Solomon Golub (arr Zalman Mlotek): "Borukh Ate Singt der Tate" - Essential Voices USA/Judith Clurman, cond (Dorian Sono Luminus 92182)
  • Traditional Folk Melody: "Lichvod HaChanukah" - Ron Raines, bar w/Essential Voices USA Orch/Judith Clurman, cond (Dorian Sono Luminus 92182)
  • Folk Melody (arr Judith Clurman, Larry Hochman and Brian Stokes Mitchell; orch L Hochman): "Haneirot Halalu" fr "Songs of Freedom: A Celebration of Chanukah" Suite - Essential Voices USA/Judith Clurman, cond (Dorian Sono Luminus 92182)
  • Traditional (arr H Steiner): "Haneyros Halalu" - New England Conservatory Jewish Music Ensemble/Hankus Netsky, cond (Rounder 3165)
  • Flory Jagoda (arr/prod Steve Barnett): "Ocho Candelikas" - Chanticleer and the Chanticleer Holiday Orchestra/Joseph Jennings, cond; used with permission of arranger/producer
  • Jay Unger: "Lights of Chanukah" - the Jay Unger & Molly Mason Family Band w/University of Mary Washington Philharmonic Orch/Kevin Bartram, cond (Rounder 9153)
  • Folksong (arr Stephen Prussing): "Hayo, Haya" - Sursum Corda/Lester Siegel, cond (MSR 1295)
  • Paul Schoenfield: "Al Hanisim" - Essential Voices USA/Judith Clurman, cond w/Paul Schoenfield, p (Dorian Sono Luminus 92182)
  • Traditional Sephardic: "Quitaltas" - Piffaro rec live in Philadelphia 2011
  • "Latke-making Demonstration" - Chasia Segal (Rounder 3165)
  • Traditional: "Bulbes" (Potato Song) - Emil Decameron and His Orchestra (Vanguard 6005)
  • Traditional Ashkenazic (arr A Binder): "Maoz Tsur" ("Rock of Ages") - Zamir Chorale of Boston/Joshua Jacobson (Afka 901)
  • Traditional Italian, arr Andrea Stern: "Maoz Tsur" - Andrea Stern, harp; rec at Maud Moon Weyerhaeuser Studio at American Public Media, July 2014
  • Traditional Italian, arr Hugo Chaim Adler: "Maoz Tsur" - Zamir Chorale of Boston/Joshua Jacobson (Afka 901)
  • Traditional, arr Steve Barnett: "S’vivon" - New England Conservatory Chorus/Tamara Brooks, cond (Rounder 3165)
  • Mikhl Gelbart (arr Mark Zuckerman): "Ikh bin a kleyner dreydl" - Chicago a cappella/Jonathan Miller, cond (Chicago a cappella 2005)
  • Traditional Yiddish, arr J Jacobson: "Drey Dreidelekh" - Zamir Chorale of Boston and Ensemble/Joshua Jacobson, cond (Afka 901)

hosts

Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock

producer

Mindy Ratner

length

59:00 in three segments. There will be one floating internal 1-minute break. Please refer to the Rundown for full details.

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BROADCAST WINDOW

December 15, 2016 – January 6, 2017, with multiple airings permitted.

broadcast rights

Affiliate stations may carry this program multiple times before January 1, 2017. The program must be carried in its entirety. No excerpting is permitted. Simulcast streaming rights are available for this program. Prior to carrying this program, stations must contact their American Public Media Station Relations Representative.

on-air promos

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