Jerusalem International Oud Festival 2008 - Part 1
Moshe Morad presents music recorded specially for the programme at the 2008 Jerusalem International Oud Festival. He introduces the ancient songs of two exiled communities - the Paytanim of ancient Aleppo and the Persian Jews of Iran.
Music and featured items
Moshe on the Mount of Olives.
Moshe Morad on the Mount of Olives admiring the beauty of Jerusalem at dusk.
Moshe Habusha, the famous “Paytan” (singer of lithurgical poetry) and his band, perform.
Traditional music of Allepo Jewry.
Music from the Jerusalem Theatre with the traditional music of Allepo Jewry.
Maureen Nehedar, born and raised in Isfahan, performs traditional music.
Persian Jewish music.
Maureen Nehedar talks about discovering treasures of Persian Jewish music.
Piyut - Jewish liturgical singing.
Moshe takes us back into the Jerusalem Theatre to hear another Piyut.