Classically Jewish

July 6, 2019: Ernest Bloch

1-1 Ernest Bloch  Ernest Bloch, an American Jewish composer of Swiss origin, said, “What interests me is the Jewish soul, the enigmatic, ardent, turbulent soul that I feel vibrating throughout the Bible … it is all this that I endeavor to hear in myself and to transcribe into my music.”


Music Includes:

Selections from Avodath Hakodesh
Three Jewish Poems
From Jewish Life
Three Pictures of Chassidic Life

 

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