Jerusalem, Symphonic Poem, Op. 249 (1953)

Recording: Not Yet Available Orchestration: pic/2,2,eh,2/bc,2–4,3,3,1–timp+2-hp-str Duration: 17:00 minutes Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society Synopsis: Marc Lavry composed the Symphonic Poem Jerusalem, Op. 249, in 1953. In 1936 Lavry wrote a symphonic poem Jerusalem for chamber orchestra (Op. 43) and a year later he arranged it for symphonic orchestra (Op. 43a.) Lavry was always…

Kitatenu Balayla Tsoedet (Our Squad Marches at Night), Song, Op. 213 (1948)

Track 1: Original recording 1948 Marc Lavry, Conductor The National Opera Choir The Israeli Folk Orchestra Track 2: Marc Lavry, Conductor Kol Zion Lagola Choir (The Broadcasting Service Choir) Kol Israel Symphony Orchestra (the Broadcasting Service Orchestra) Variations: The song Kitatenu Balayla Tsoedet was arranged for: Men’s choir and orchestra Men’s choir and piano Symphonic…

Midan Ve’ad Be’er Sheva (From the Dan to Be’er Sheba), Song, Op. 206 No. 1 (1947)

Recording: Not available yet Variations: Three arrangements are available for the song: A Cappella Choir Voice and Piano Voice and Orchestra Lyrics: Avraham Broides Duration: 3:00 minutes Additional details: email music@marclavry.org Lyrics: Midan Ve’ad Be’er Sheva by Avraham Broides (Transliteration from Hebrew) Midan ve’ad Be’er Sheva Yirhavu gvulim. Artzenu Tif shiv’im vasheva, Tifrah bezemer Ge’ulim….

Rikud Teimani (Yemenite Dance), Song, Op. 206 No. 2 (1947)

Recording: Not available yet Duration: 3:00 Additional details: email music@marclavry.org Synopsis: The Yemenite Dance is a sung without words, accompanied by triangle and tom-tom.

Hora, Song, Op. 206 No. 3 (1950)

Note: This song, that begins with the words “Hora nirkoda…” is the first Hora that Lavry wrote. Two years later he wrote another Hora song Opus 243 No. 1 that begins with “Hach baregel mata, mala…” Rinat Choir live in France, 1965 Gary Bertini, Conductor Hora for soprano and instrumental accompaniment: an arrangement Marc Lavry…

Ein Kiyerushalayim (Nothing like Jerusalem), Song, Op. 209 (1947)

Ein Kiyerushalayim for A Cappella Marc Lavry, Conductor Kol Zion Lagola Choir (The Broadcasting Service Choir) Variations: Two arrangements are available for the song: A Cappella Choir Choir and Orchestra Lyrics: Avraham Broides Duration: 3:25 minutes Additional details: email music@marclavry.org Lyrics: Ein Kiyerushalayim by Avraham Broides (transliterated from Hebrew to English) Ein Kiyerushalayim Kiryat hozeem…

Sirati (My Boat), Song, Op. 50 (1937)

Sirati for A Cappella: Ronen Borshevsky, Conductor Oratorio Choir Variations: Four arrangements are available for the song: Voice with Piano Voice with Orchestral 2 Voices A Cappella Choir Lyrics: Assaf Halevi Duration: 3:15 Additional details: email music@marclavry.org Lyrics: Sirati by Assaf Halevi (Transliteration from Hebrew) Shuti sira, shuti hish Tusi sira, tusi hish! Sirati, sirati!……

Im Eshkachech Yerushalayim (If I forget thee, O Jerusalem), Song, Op. 256 (1954)

Netania Davrath, Soprano Marc Lavry, Conductor Kol Israel Symphony Orchestra (The Broadcasting Service Orchestra) Variations: Three arrangements are available for the song: A Cappella Choir Solo and Piano Solo and Orchestra Lyrics: Psalms 137 Duration: 2:40 Additional details: email music@marclavry.org Lyrics:Im Eshkachech Yerushakayim (transliterated from Hebrew to English) Im eshkachech yerushalayim Tishkach yemini Tidbak leshoni…

Zemer (Tune), Song, Op. 225 no. 1 (1950)

The song Zemer (Tune) is also known as “Night over Mount Gilboa” and by it’s first line “Lo Orchat Gmalim”. A historic recording from the late 1950’s: Yaffa Yarkoni, Voice Marc Lavry, Conductor Kol Zion Lagola Choir Kol Israel Symphony Orchestra (The Broadcasting Service Orchestra) Solo: Voice Variations: Three arrangements are available for the song:…

Festive Overture, Op. 269 (1957)

Recording: Not yet available Orchestration: pic,2,2,eh,2,bcl,2-6,3,3,1-timp+3-hp,cel-str Duration: 10 minutes Publisher: The Marc Lavry Heritage Society