Blog in Dm: Abdul the Rabbi The 4th Ward AfroKlezmer Orchestra emails about their new release, "Abdul the Rabbi". The title track sounds like Hasidic New Wave meets Frank London's Klezmer Brass All-Stars.
The blurb says it all...
"Abdul the Rabbi on his way to correct a great m... Dateline: 2013-04-26 10:45am -07:00T (85 words)
Blog in Dm: J-Blog Music related links Over at Daat Torah, "What is music?"
I don't agree with all of the questions, and the sources suggested are a bit odd -- how about looking at the definition of "rikudim u'mcholos" or the Gemara about Zimra D'mana/Zimra d'puma -- for instance. In any ev... Dateline: 2013-04-10 7:15am -07:00T (230 words)
Blog in Dm: BDE - Mutty Parnes Z"L Guitarist/Composer Mutty Parness has died. BD'E.
The funeral is today at noon at Shomrei Hadas Chapel, 3803 14th Ave. in Boro Park.
There's some info about him and a clip of his most famous composition here. here.... Dateline: 2013-04-08 8:15am -07:00T (35 words)