Recent Articles

Avi Newmark’s Boys Group: Tryouts TONIGHT

Avi Newmark’s Boys Group: Tryouts TONIGHT

Tryouts tonight for Avi Newmark’s latest project!!!  If you have a son who sings and wants to be part of something really special, contact Avi ASAP 516-522-0090 or email avi@avinewmark.com

HASC 23: Avremel and Lipa!

HASC 23: Avremel and Lipa!

HASC’s 23rd Annual “A Time For Music”, the longest running Jewish concert series, is planned for January 10th, 2009. This years concert will feature Avraham Fried and Lipa Schmeltzer. The show will be hosted by Nachum Segal, music by the Neginah Orchestras and conducted by Yisroel Lamm, for more information go to www.hascconcert.com  and for [&hellip

Benny Friedman Sings in Lakewood

Benny Friedman Sings in Lakewood

Melave Malka/CD release party at the Minyan-under the leadership of Harav Chaim Abadi Shlita-where the large crowd enjoyed pizza, nosh and musical entertainment by Dovid Stein, and Benny Friedman. Benny sang some of his songs from his newly released Album, titled Taamu. (Produced by Avi Newmark, Technical Production, PR and Design by Sruly Meyer). The [&hellip

Yochi Briskman Presents: Relax 2! With Shloime Daskal

Yochi Briskman Presents: Relax 2! With Shloime Daskal

Yochi Briksman is about to release the second Project Relax with Shloime Daskal. Look for a sampler and the CD and Download release later this week! Hear and download sampler below. click here to download. [Audio clip: view full post to listen

YU Concert Lineup Announced

YU Concert Lineup Announced

Mumbai memorial concert by Moshe Hecht & Friends

Mumbai memorial concert by Moshe Hecht & Friends

Remember Mubai – A Musical Tribute by Moshe Hecht & Friends Tuesday November 24 – 7:30

MBD Concert, Promo and Sale!

MBD Concert, Promo and Sale!

MBD is as hot as ever. Not only did he release one of the best CD’s of the year, but he’s headlining a major concert coming soon. MBD will star in “MBD Kulam Ahuvim Live” coming December 19th, 2009. The concert will also feature Aaron Razel, Yeedle, Shua Kessin and Avrumi Flam. Here is a [&hellip

“Soldiers”: Mumbai tribute by “the Sheichet”, vid & download

“Soldiers”: Mumbai tribute by “the Sheichet”, vid & download

“Soldiers” a tribute to the Kedoshim of Mumbai HY”D Different people express their emotions better in different ways. While Kol Isha so beautifully expressed in words what many of us are thinking and feeling a short year after the horrible tragedy in Mumbai, I found it easier to express my thoughts through a song. I [&hellip

Chasoif: A Tribute to Mumbai

Chasoif:  A Tribute to Mumbai

It’s hard to believe it has only been one year since the horrific massacre in Mumbai, India, an event that changed us all forever. It didn’t matter if you had ever walked into a Chabad house in your life or not, the Kedoshim who lost their lives belonged to all of us and the terrible [&hellip

Sheves Chaveirim Sampler

Sheves Chaveirim Sampler

I was skimming through facebook and found that Ari Goldwag posted something on his blog Geulah Perspectives about Sheves Chaveirim. Lo and behold! It’s a sampler for the new album! Looks like one of the songs he has the kids singing is “Finally Here” a song he previously recorded with his vocals. The sampler sounds [&hellip

Ethnomusicology – the Americanization of Niggunim

Ethnomusicology – the Americanization of Niggunim

This is the basic script of a lecture that was given recently at the University of Washington school of music, as part of a class in ethnomusicology. The Chabad shliach to the University delivered the lecture, all the while showing the audience clips of the music discussed. In Chassidic culture, music finds itself in a [&hellip

Benny Friedman – Taamu: A Dissection by Mendel “the Sheichet”

Benny Friedman – Taamu: A Dissection by Mendel “the Sheichet”

Here is both an in depth, technical review of Taamu, and also a great 30 minute audio interview conducted by Mendel. To download the interview click here. Listen here: [Audio clip: view full post to listen] Benny Friedman – Taamu: a dissection by Mendel “the Sheichet” I decided to alter my approach by not reading [&hellip

MBD! in Kulam Ahuvim Live!

MBD! in Kulam Ahuvim Live!

Starring MBD! in Kulam Ahuvim Live! An Ozer Babad Production December 19, 2009 – 3 Teves 5770 Brooklyn Centre for the Performing Arts  (Brooklyn college) Also Starring Yeedle, Aaron Razel, Avrumi Flam & Shua Kessin. Doors open 8 pm | show will start 8:30 pm sharp $36. $42, $54, $75 & VIP Boro Park: Hi [&hellip