Sounds Jewish is a weekly program hosted by Andy Muchin for MPB Music Radio. Andy’s encyclopedic knowledge of Jewish music of all different genres creates a unique sound for Sunday afternoons. In one program, you might hear a traditional klezmer piece, a stand-up comic routine from the 60s, Israeli hip-hop and the gentle tones of a singer/songwriter. There is nothing like this show anywhere else! Listen to Sounds Jewish, Sunday afternoons at 3 on MPB Music Radio.
Fifteen hundred years ago, the Babylonian Jewish scholar Amemar asked, “Who are the ministering angels?” His answer: “The rabbis.” Sunday on “Sounds Jewish,” songs from around the world by and about rabbis. Think of it as a miracle: wall-to-wall rabbis without even a minute of sermonizing!Read More
Sunday's “Sounds Jewish” features music and comedy that express the typically wide Jewish range of emotions about summer. Get your hanky and SPF 50 ready for recordings featuring Israeli chanteuse Chava Alberstein, parodist Allan Sherman, harmonica virtuoso Larry Adler, comedienne Fanny Brice and that cowboy-hat-wearing Jewish crooner originally from northern Minnesota, Bob Dylan.Read More