This program, hosted by Hélène Engel, is dedicated to the Jewish holiday Purim.
Hélène Engel tells us the story of this holiday, and speaks about the importance of the disguise. The broadcast is illustrated with a lot of music, such as 3 Coplas of Purim, from various places and various times.
Hélène Engel is a singer, musicologist, author, composer and arranger. She is interested in all aspects of Jewish music, from the collecting of historical sounds to today’s compositions. Based in Montreal, she hosts the radio show " The hidden sides of Jewish Music" on Radio SHALOM Montreal.
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