Sephardic Choral Repertoire – recommended 

 

"Seven Sephardic Love Songs" arranged by Yehezkel Braun and Joshua Jacobson. Seven individual octavos (SATB, SSA, and TBB) Published by Transcontinental Music.

“Hitrag’ut” by Paul Ben-Haim, SATB, based on a Sephardic folksong Published by Transcontinental Music. (also in a version for violin and piano published by IMI called “Sephardi Lullaby”).

“Adir Kevodo” by Mordecai Seter based on a Sephardic liturgical song. SATB. Published by IMI.

“Adon Haselikhot” Sephardic liturgical song arranged by Joshua Jacobson. Self published.

“Akhar Nogenim” Italian Sephardic liturgical song notated by B. Marcello arranged by Joshua Jacobson. Self published.

“Cuando El Rei Nimrod” Mati Lazar’s arrangement of a Sephardic folksong. piano, SATB, solo. Published by Transcontinental Music.

“Deror Yikra” Yehezkel Braun’s arrangement SATB of paraliturgical melodies from Turkey, Aden and Jerusalem-Sephardi. Published by IMI.

“Hashkivenu” unison chant Sephardic liturgical melody. Arranged by Joshua Jacobson. Self published.

"La Rosa Enflorece” arranged by Paul Ben-Haim for SATB a cappella.

“La Rosa Enflorece” arranged by Manuel Vals for solo and guitar and flute.

“Mi Zeh Yemalel” Moroccan Jewish paraliturgical song arranged by Joshua Jacobson. SATB divisi. baritone solo. hand-drum and tambourine. Published by Transcontinental Music.

“Odekha” unison chant — an Italian Sephardic liturgical song notated by B. Marcello. arranged by Joshua Jacobson. Self published.

“Siete Ijos” Sephardic folksong related to Chanukah arranged by Hankus Netsky for 3 women’s voices (Balkan style). Self published.

“Adijo Kerida” traditional Sephardic folksong arranged by Joshua Jacobson. SATB and piano or guitar. Published by World Music Press.

“Ocho Kandelikas” Chanukah song by Flora Jagoda arranged by Joshua Jacobson for SATB or SSA chorus with guitar (or piano) and percussion ad lib. Published by Transcontinental Music.

“Amen Shem Nora” Sephardic liturgical songs arranged by Mati Lazar. unison choir, solo, piano and hand-drum. Published by Transcontinental Music.

“Yom Zeh LeYisrael” Sephardic liturgical songs arranged by Joshua Jacobson. unison choir, solo, piano and hand-drum. Published by Transcontinental Music.