The Best of Beth Am 2009

 

Ashreynu   composer Shawn Weaver

Written for Beth Am Choir, Shabbat morning service

Vocal soloists: Emily Greenleaf, soprano; Taryn Webber, alto; Paul Karaitis, tenor; Michael Delos, bass

Bass and piano, Shawn Weaver; Percussion, Tim Miller

Halleluyah - Psalm 150 Traditional/Yemenite

Shabbat morning

Vocal soloist: Wendy Marcus; Guitar and bass, Shawn Weaver;

Zills, Diana Brement; Percussion, Tim Miller

Shma Koleynu composer: David Putterman, arranged Shawn Weaver

High Holy Days 

Vocal soloist: Gail Rosenberg

Guitar and bass, Shawn Weaver;

Updated 3/8/13

The music of Temple Beth Am is a collaboration of two NW Jewish Music Icons: Wendy Marcus and Shawn Weaver . Wendy led “The Mazeltones” for 16 years of recording and touring. Shawn played in “The Mazeltones” for 9 years and then started his own ensemble “Shawn’s Kugel”.  Together they bring over 29 years of Jewish Music experience to Temple Beth Am.  1st page is made up of selections done by the choir or by members of the choir. 2nd page is String Theory Ensemble and other ensembles.



B’yado Craig Taubman

Beth Am Choir

Vocal soloist: Taryn Webber; Paul Karaitis;

piano, Jerrod Wendland; bass Shawn Weaver

Full Choir Pieces:

Yismechu composer: Robbie Solomon , arranged Shawn Weaver

Vocal Soloist: Wendy Marcus

Guitar and bass, Shawn Weaver

Yismechu Klezmer S. Richards/ Arr. Shawn Weaver

Beth Am Choir

Vocal soloist: Wendy Marcus, piano, Jerrod Wendland;

bass & clarinet,Shawn Weaver; drums, Tim Miller

Saturday morning Shabbat Pieces:

Tov Lehodot  Max Janowski/Arr. Shawn Weaver

Beth Am Choir

piano, Jerrod Wendland; bass, Shawn Weaver

Ki-Esh Shabbat Middle Eastern Tune arranged by G. Hedaya/Bonia Shur

Beth Am Choir

piano, Jerrod Wendland; bass, Shawn Weaver


Samson and Delilah  Sam Medoff/arr. Shawn Weaver

Michael Delos, Taryn Webber and  Dawn Cornell-Townes

piano, Jerrod Wendland; bass/clarinet, Shawn Weaver;

drums, Tim Miller


Lamdeini Elohai Poem by Leah Goldberg/Music by B.E. Schiller

Soloist, Gail Broder and Ronni Berger

piano, Jerrod Wendland



Scaleria D’Oro (Stairway of Gold) Ladino Folk Song, arr. Emily Greenleaf

Soloist, Emily Greenleaf, Jeanette Calderon; Gail Rosenberg;

Mark Falstein; Paul Karaitis;

piano Jerrod Wendland




Tzaddik K’tamar     Louis Lewandoski/arr. Emily Greenleaf

Soloist, Emily Greenleaf

piano Jerrod Wendland; bass Shawn Weaver


 

L’Dor V’Dor

Beth Am Choir      Vocal soloist Jacob Rourke

piano, Jerrod Wendland; bass, Shawn Weaver