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Double Bass & Piano, Winter 2022

Sights & sounds from a series of four musical encounters held at the Ibdaa School of the Arts in Sheikh Jarrah, Jerusalem, February-March 2022

Excerpts from works by C. Schumann, Myers, Stutschewsky, Bensussan, Jobim, Bottesini, Bat, Rahbani Bros., Abdel Wahab

Ron Merhavi – Double Bass Eyal Bat – Piano

Clara Schumann (1819–1896): from Three Romances, op. 22 (1853), Transcribed by Diana Gannett Andante molto 3:18

Stanley Myers (1930–1993): Cavatina (Theme from The Deer Hunter)(1970), Transcribed by Byron Yasui 8:00

Joachim Stutschewsky (1891–1982): from Six Israeli Melodies (1962), Transcribed by Ron Merhavi 11:35

Menahem Bensussan (1901–1970) : Sephardic Songs, Transcribed by Ron Merhavi 16:37

Antônio Carlos Jobim (1927–1994) : The Girl from Ipanema (1962) 22:51

Giovanni Bottesini (1821–1889): from Elegia e Tarantella 24:28

אייל באט (נ. 1966): מתוך אני מאמין, קנטטה על פי י"ג עיקרי האמונה לרמב"ם (2017)

Eyal Bat (b. 1966): from IBelieve, Cantata after Maimonides' Thirteen Principles of Jewish Faith (2017) 30:31

Eyal Bat: from Three Thoughts (2009) 36:16

Rahbani Bros.: Sa’alouni Ennas (The people asked me) (1977) – Sight reading 41:38

Mohamed Abd El Wahab (1902–1991): Enta Omri (You are my Life)(1964) 44:20


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