Avremi Zaks (Cont), Miriam Libenson z'l on Succos & Simchas Torah

Avremi Zaks (Cont), Miriam Libenson z'l on Succos & Simchas Torah

Show notes


  • Israeli Yiddish radio host Avremi Zaks's interview with Sholem Beinfeld continues and concludes.

  • From our archive, from the 1990's, Miriam Libenson talks all about Succos and Simchas Torah, reads an article about Succos by Ben Gailing, sings the song A Sukele, and is briefly interviewed about Succos, sharing somewhat mixed feelings she'd had as a child.

  • Lovely New Year's greetings from friends, supporters, and participants in The Yiddish Voice:

    • Tanya Lefman/American Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors (AAJHS) of Greater Boston
    • Eli Dovek/Israel Book Shop
    • Cheryl Moore/Moore Family/Cheryl Ann's Bakery
    • Max Gelerman z"l/Gelerman Family/The Butcherie
    • Gitl Schaechter-Viswanath, chair of the board of the League for Yiddish/Yidish-Lige
    • Hy Wolfe, director of the Hebrew Actors Foundation and CYCO Books
    • Kolya Borodulin, director of Arbeter Ring-Workers Circle Yiddish Program
    • Sholem Beinfeld, cohost and co-chief editor of Comprehensive Yiddish-English Dictionary
    • Dovid Braun, cohost and Director of YIVO Summer Program
  • Music:

    • Leibele Waldman: Der Nyer Yohr
    • Yiddisher Orchestra: Simchast Torah (instrumental)
    • Malavsky Family: Zachor and Tefilas Geshem
    • Suki Berry, et al: A Sukele
    • Intro instrumental music: DEM HELFANDS TANTS, an instrumental track from the CD Jeff Warschauer: The Singing Waltz
  • We wish you all the best for a healthy, happy New Year. Wishing you much joy of Succos!

Air Date: September 30, 2020



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Sholem Beinfeld

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