Audio: The Sephardic Turkish Passover Tradition

Top 10 best Passover songs of all time. Tune in for awesome Pesach songs, plus an interview about Sephardic Pesach music.
4/8/2012, 6:39 PM

A7 Radio's "Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast" with Ben Bresky
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Eitan Ori Behar talks about his grandfather, the Sephardic hazzan Palti Behar and the history of Turkish Jewish music and food. Why didn't members of the Jewish community of Turkey drink milk on Passover? Find out in this fascinating interview including rare, authentic Pesach melodies.
Plus, the coolest, hippest, craziest Passover songs of all time, featuring Pesach hip-hop, heavy metal, punk rock, cantorial, folk, jazz, Israeli, and Carlebach styles. Featuring Soulfarm, Slim Gaillard, Yerachmiel Ziegler, Udi Davidi, Yidcore, So Called, Moishe Oysher, Benyamin Nakonechny, Yossi Karavani, Remedy, Gary Lucas, Tractor's Revenge, and Amaseffer. Don't miss it!

For last year's Passover music special click here.
For Ben Bresky's blog on funky Pesach music click here and click here.
For more cool Passover music check out Captain Detendu's Matzo Ball Mix

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Ben Bresky is a music journalist and recording engineer living in Jerusalem. He hosts The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast interviewing a wide range of Jewish and Israeli musicians from Carlebach to klezmer, from hasidic to trance. For full archives visit
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