June 8, 2009 1:10 pm at 1:10 pm #1022590insuranceguyMember
machnisay rachamimJune 8, 2009 1:24 pm at 1:24 pm #1022591AshreinuParticipant
Gosh, I really don’t feel the need to defend my post, as goody613 apparently took one word from the post and made assumptions based on that. Please do yourself a favor goody and go look what “rocky” was in reference to.
I’ll help ya out here, ‘cuz it seems like it was difficult in the first place. “Rocky” was a side warning that if you would be looking into purchasing CD’s from a certain band, to STAY AWAY FROM THE ROCKY ONES. I doubted anyone here would appreciate those tracks, I certainly wouldn’t classify them as inspirational.
That band has awesome Hebrew tracks with world class guitar music and I wanted to share the appreciation I have for it and the simcha and hana’ah I have when listening.
Goody – It would be a VERY good thing for you to take a moment to understand before making impulsive, snap judgements. It certainly sounds like that when it’s clearly written there. Your judgements were completely taken out of context.
Goody, can you think of something positive to add here? You seem to be nitpicking other people’s words, which end up being entirely unfounded….
I’m sorry for the acerbic tone, but the situation called for it.
—- Kapusta, I agree with you. Although there are exceptions. Anyone ever hear the Simply Tsfat track “Im Atah Me’amin she’yicholim L’itakel, ta’amin she’yicholim L’takein?” It’s a fast niggun, yet extremely inspirational. It’s a quote from R’ Nachman of Breslov “If you beleive you can break/ruin something, you HAVE TO beleive that you can fix it to.”June 8, 2009 1:27 pm at 1:27 pm #1022592AshreinuParticipant
So what about Carlebach music?
What are your thoughts on the ones outlined abvove? Have you heard any of those musicians or CD’s?
I wrote out what I thought were the best of the bunch…
I want to hear your thoughts on those albums…. or music.
* actually have a hard time listening to R’ Shlomo Carlebach’s music and prefer listening to the generation of people he inspired….June 8, 2009 7:27 pm at 7:27 pm #1022593June 8, 2009 9:56 pm at 9:56 pm #1022594
Well if there isn’t, there should be.June 9, 2009 8:10 pm at 8:10 pm #1022595
I need to add a few songs to my previous list:
– Machnisei Rochomim: Abish Brodt (ty insuranceguy for the reminder)
– HK”BH Anachnu Ohavim Otcha: where does this originate from? I enjoy Schwekey’s Hebrew/Yiddish version on Project X
– Omar R’ Akiva: Meron Lag B’omer style!
You simply can’t miss that tremendous FEELING when hearing or singing these songs.June 9, 2009 8:32 pm at 8:32 pm #1022596
Machnisey Rachamim was actually composed by Reb Chaim Banet; many performers have recorded it but it was first recorded on one of the composer’s Ranenu Chassidim choir albums. (and funny that someone called Insuranceguy would remind someone of Abish Brodt who is himself an insurance guy).
HKB”H Anachnu Ohavim Otcha is an old nigun but the words come from the Na Nachers.June 9, 2009 8:48 pm at 8:48 pm #1022597
<shudder> And the grizzly bear comes out of hibernation again…<shudder>June 9, 2009 9:04 pm at 9:04 pm #1022598
Any mention of a nigun by Reb Chaim Banet gets me out of hibernation immediately :).June 9, 2009 9:24 pm at 9:24 pm #1022599
K, everyone! Don’t mention Reb Chaim Banet EVER AGAIN!! JK 😉June 9, 2009 9:27 pm at 9:27 pm #1022600
I second thatJune 9, 2009 9:33 pm at 9:33 pm #1022601
no, no- it was suposed to go like this:
Any mention of a nigun by Reb Chaim Banet gets me out of hibernation immediately :).
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I second that
Posted 5 minutes ago #June 9, 2009 10:19 pm at 10:19 pm #1022602
awwwwwwwJune 9, 2009 11:16 pm at 11:16 pm #1022603
A multi disk set of new recordings of R’ Chaim Banet’s niggunim has come out in E”Y. Hopefully it will be available in the US as well.June 10, 2009 2:32 pm at 2:32 pm #1022604mazal77Participant
I have so many songs that inspire me. If I have time, I will B’N, try to put together my top ten list. For now at least I could put down the song that would be at the top of my list. It would be “Lev Tahor” from Dveykus from their first album. I was just listening to it last night and it really is such a beautiful song, so full of meaning and the music is amazing. It’s a shame that style of music is out of fashion. The disco type, while I do like them, I don’t know if I could get inspired by them. It’s mostly the slow music that i find inspiration in.June 10, 2009 3:40 pm at 3:40 pm #1022605mazal77Participant
Oy, this is harder then I thought. I was just going through my kids Itunes. They have 180 albums, with about 10 songs each!! Yes, I went through most of them. I just went through them. I was I could divide it into my top ten Hebrew and my top ten English. If anyone has an objection to it let me know, before I do both lists.June 10, 2009 7:42 pm at 7:42 pm #1022606
go right ahead mazal- we’re waitingJune 11, 2009 5:43 pm at 5:43 pm #1022607
For all those anxiously waiting to hear something new from Baruch Levine, apparently, ‘A Time’ is coming out with a cd (to be released tonight) featuring him on some of the songs.January 14, 2011 3:49 am at 3:49 am #1022608
For all you here looking for more jewish music my friend (who I mentioned before) is (working on) putting out a cd. I hopefully will not be long in following myselfJanuary 14, 2011 1:54 pm at 1:54 pm #1022609Ken ZaynMember
Shalom aleichem to you. Havent heard from you for a while.
my friend (who I mentioned before) is (working on) putting out a cd. I hopefully will not be long in following myself
Oh, I knew there had to be a good reason for you doing techiyas hamesim on a long dead year old thread!
Hatzlocha on the cd. Whens the ETA?January 14, 2011 7:19 pm at 7:19 pm #1022610
Well I was long dead year old myself until now. Just digging up the old haunts. ETA? Once I get a few dollars scraped together (which may or may not happen in the near future) but we shall see as a job may be opening upJanuary 16, 2011 5:45 am at 5:45 am #1022611Pashuteh YidMember
Yerushalayim shel Zahav
Me’al Pisgat Har Hatzofim (really gorgeous song for those who know it)
Many old London Pirchei songs,
Keili Atah V’odecha (Chabad)January 16, 2011 6:04 am at 6:04 am #1022612charliehallParticipant
The Carlebach Kabalat Shabat.January 16, 2011 7:09 am at 7:09 am #1022613
Nichoach niggunim (typically known as the chabad compilations) though if I am in a lebedig mood I prefer lively dance music (though the music style and the words have to fit (for example I don’t particularly go for zachreini na)April 14, 2014 12:11 am at 12:11 am #1022614bais yeshaya bochurParticipant
eitan Katz recently put out a new c.d. called Eitan Katz Live in Jerusalem ,it is a beautiful hatzig c.d. a must buyApril 17, 2014 1:48 pm at 1:48 pm #1022615Davar KatanMember
And exactly what is a bais yeshaya bachur doing on the intershmutz??!!!!!!April 17, 2014 1:49 pm at 1:49 pm #1022616Davar KatanMember
Do you not care at all about your shidduchim?!April 18, 2014 9:13 am at 9:13 am #1022617ukguyinEYParticipant
Bais Yeshaya in Mir or Lakewood?April 18, 2014 9:51 pm at 9:51 pm #1022618oyyoyyoyParticipant
hahaha, isnt it funny when someone tries to make fun of another person and ends up looking like an idiot?July 3, 2014 5:33 am at 5:33 am #1022619
A600KiloBear – Reb Chaim Banet is really amazing!! how can one person come up with so many amazing niggunim!?!? could you make a list of just the best kumzitz songs from him alone? infact i’d say it deserves its own post, but anyway as i’m just discovering him i’d really appreciate to know which ones you, and others, like the best, especially for singing. thanks! btw Machnisei Rachamim really blows me away, so much soul!July 3, 2014 8:21 am at 8:21 am #1022620YW Moderator-42Moderator
Hal, unfortunately A600KiloBear is no longer with us. Yhi zichro baruch.July 4, 2014 6:01 pm at 6:01 pm #1022621
oh i see, that was 5 years ago his post. my badJuly 4, 2014 11:33 pm at 11:33 pm #1022622☕ DaasYochid ☕Participant
Some of R’ Chaim Banet’s famous niggunim:
Im Ain Ani Li
Ovinu Ov HorachamonJuly 6, 2014 3:31 am at 3:31 am #1022623
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