Jewish Folk and Holiday Songs, Easy Edition
Arr. Wesley Schaum
Piano - Schaum Method Supplement
Elementary / Late Elementary
This book contains revered Jewish folk and holiday songs, simplified so they are easily playable by piano students in their first or second year of lessons. Respectful arrangements retain the traditional character of the music. Most of the pieces may be used for more than one holiday or occasion. Selections are mainly in Hebrew in either the Ashkenazic or Sephardic dialect, with a few songs in Yiddish and English.
Titles: Adon Olam * Artza Alinu * Avinu Malkeynu * Boruch Eloheynu * Chad Gadya * Chanuka Oy Chanuka * Chanuka Song * Eli, Eli * Eliyahu Hanavi * Eyn Keyloheynu * Go Down Moses * Hatikvah * Hava Nagila * Hevenu Shalom Aleychem * Kol Nidrey * Lama Suka Zu * Mazel Tov * Purim Day * Rock of Ages * Shalom Chaveyreem * Zum Gali Gali. "Boruch Eloheynu," "Hatikvah," and "Rock of Ages (Mo-oz Tzur)" are Federation Festivals 2014-2016 selections.