Music for the Days of Awe: An Observance of the Jewish High Holidays

A musical observance of Rosh Hashanah (the Jewish New Year) and Yom Kippur (the Day of Atonement) known in Hebrew as Yamim Noraim (The Days of Awe).


Mindy Ratner
Mindy Ratner is a national host/producer on Classical 24. She has created nationally-distributed programs with Jewish content, most notably “Candles Burning Brightly” and “Kaddish: Reflections on the Holocaust in Music and Words” which won a prestigious Gabriel Award. She has also produced a program called “Spring Moon” in celebration of the Lunar New Year. She comes from a family of Ashkenazi Jews.


One hour

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Date content will be uploaded: August 31, 2023


Broadcast Window

September 1, 2023 - September 30, 2023

Broadcast Rights

Affiliate stations may carry this program multiple times before November 1, 2023. The program must be carried in its entirety. No excerpting is permitted. Simulcast streaming rights are available for this program. Prior to carrying this program, stations must contact their American Public Media Station Relations Representative.


Composers *may* include Ernest Bloch, Samuel Adler, Louis Lewandowski, Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Max Janowski, Judith Lang Zaimont

Ensembles *may* include Chicago a cappella; Essential Voices USA; the Mizrahi/Sephardic ensemble Divahn; Moscow Choral Synagogue Male Choir and others

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