Zamir : Jewish voices return to Poland

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  • Creator a Spy Pond Productions film in association with WGBH Boston ; produced by Eric Stange ; directed by Rob Cooper and Eric Stange
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
  • Contributors
  • Publication Boston : WGBH Educational Foundation, [2000] ©2000
  • Physical Details
    • 1 videocassette (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color with some black and white ; 1/2 in
  • ISBNs 9781578075737, 1578075734
  • OCLC ocm46354309

Summary

  • The original Zamir singers were silenced by the Holocaust. In 1999, the Zamir Chorale of Boston brings their Jewish songs back to Poland, the Czech Republic, and Austria. Includes songs from the performances including Tsen Brider, Hatikvah Ha-Noshanah, Mayim Besason, and even I Got Rhythm. Also includes history of the Zamir Chorale, footage of visits to concentration camps, and an interview with one of the members of the original group.

Notes

  • Title from cassette label.
  • Closed-captioned.
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