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Two Hanukkah Specials: “Hanukkah Lights 2013” and “Chanukkah in Story and Song” on WILL-FM

Tonight starting at 7:00 on WILL-FM it’s “The Evening Concert”. Join hosts Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz with Hanukkah stories written by acclaimed authors expressly for the show “Hanukkah Lights 2013”. At 8:00 Leonard Nimoy hosts “Chanukkah in Story and Song”. The group “The Western Wind” performs Yiddish melodies and modern Israeli songs.

Hanukkah Lights 2013

A perennial NPR favorite, Hanukkah Lights features Hanukkah stories and memoirs written by acclaimed authors expressly for the show, as read by NPR's Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz. (No playlist available at publcation date)

Chanukkah in Story and Song

Narrated by Leonard Nimoy and sung by the acclaimed vocal sextet The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble, "Chanukah in Story and Song" is a unique holiday program created especially for public radio listeners. For 2013, when the first day of Chanukah falls on Thanksgiving (this will not happen again until the year 79811!!), The Western Wind has created a short Thanksgiving preamble featuring a setting of ee cummings' inspired poem, "i thank You God."

TRAD. CHASSIDIC Chanukah, Oy Chanukah

TRAD. SEPHARDIC Mi Ze Y'Malel

TRAD. CHASSIDIC, arr. LEVINE Hayo Haya

TRAD. ISRAELI Mi Y'Malel

TRAD., arr. LEVINE Al Hanissim

ADLER Maoz Tzur (based on a melody by Benedetto Marcello 1686–1739)

TRAD. Rock of Ages/Maoz Tzur (German synagogue melody)

LEVINE Lo V'Chayil

TRAD. Psalm 30 (instrumental)

TRAD. Los Siete Hijos de Hanna

LEWANDOWSKI Hanerot Hallalu

TRAD., arr. BENNETT O Ir Kleyne Likhtelekh

GOLUB, arr. ZUKOF Boruch Ate, Zingt Der Tate

TRAD., arr. BENSMAN ROWE Tzindt On Likhtelekh

TRAD., arr. LEVINE Mi Ze Hidlik

TRAD., arr. CLARK Lichvod Hachanukkah

GREENSPAN, arr. BENSMAN ROWE Kemach Min Hasak

TRAD. SEPHARDIC, arr. WESTERN WIND Hazeremos Una Merenda

TRAD. SEPHARDIC, arr. BENS

MAN ROWE Quita'l Tas

JAGODA arr. JACOBSON Ocho Kandelikas

DREYTSEL, arr. ZUKOF Welcome to You Children (Gut Yon-Tef, Aykh Kinder)

TRAD., arr. HELFMAN S'Vivon

GOLDFADEN Drey Zikh, Dreydele

GELBART I Have a Little Dreydle