26 December 2005

Monday's mp3: Light 'Em Up!

I mentioned earlier that I've become a de facto klezmer instructor. This does not extend, however, to the religious side of things Jewish. I know it's the Festival of Lights, and has become a significant holiday largely because its position on the calendar makes it a useful counterbalance to Christmas. But hey - once doesn't need to be a rabbi to appreciate a holiday that has at its heart the lighting of candles on these darkest days of the year. So Happy Hanukkah, and enjoy these unusual holiday tunes.

[mp3] El Vez: The Dreydel Song
El Vez site
[mp3] Craig & Co: Chanukkah Rap
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