Thursday, November 17, 2005
1. CARLEBACH YAHRZEIT - LOS ANGELES:
THE HAPPY MINYAN and THE SHLOMO CHEVRA OF LOS ANGELES invite you to join us in giving Kavod and celebrating the life of Reb Shlomo Carlebach on his 11th Yahrtzeit (16 Cheshvan).
WE ARE HONORED TO HAVE RAV SHOLOM BRODT - FOUNDER OF Yeshivat Simchat Shlomo, WHO WILL SHARE STORIES and TORAHS OF REB SHLOMO on THURSDAY NIGHT, November 17th at 8:30PM
Happy Minyan Bais Medresh at Congregation Mogen David 9717 West Pico Blvd LA, 90035 (Between Beverwil & Roxbury)
ALSO: Videos, Live Music, Chevra-Shared Learning: Short Torahs and stories heard from or about Reb Shlomo
2. BLOGWATCH - HIRHURIM
THIS started as a discussion [entitled, for some reason, "Yankel Radio"] of which online radio program is preferable, "Five Towns Radio" or "JM in the AM" [Nachum Segal], but the discussion in the comments section has a lot about Modzitz niggunim, with yours truly participating. As of now there are some 27 comments. Check it out!
(Hat Tip, Blog in Dm, thanks!)
3. CARLEBACH RADIO MARATHON FOR YAHRZEIT
Speaking of "JM in the AM", I just received this:
from the Jewish World Review: Thursday, Nov. 17, 2005
ONLINE MUSICAL TRIBUTE TO SINGER/COMPOSER/STORYTELLER
New York broadcaster Nachum Segal today will be hosting a livetwo-hour special featuring the music of Shlomo Carlebach. The program starts at noon EST. Nachum's on-air shows tonight and tomorrow morning will continue with the Carlebach-only format. Carelbach, who is said to have composed approximately 1,000 songs, performed the world over - in places like Carnegie Hall in New York and the Opera Palace in St. Petersburg; Morocco, Australia, France, Germany, Austria and Israel, as well as synagogue basements and college coffee houses. You can listen to all three shows via Nachum Segal's website.