Listen Live

Zion's Corner Blogs

Audio: Top Ten Versions of Avinu Malkeinu - From Hassidic to Punk Rock

An exploration of the traditional, well-known Jewish hymn Avinu Malkeinu from cantorial, to punk, to everything in-between.
9/16/2012, 2:00 PM

A7 Radio's "Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast" with Ben Bresky
Listen Now!
Follow Israel Radio on Twitter and Facebook.

The Israel Beat Jewish Music Podcast explores the famous Jewish hymn Avinu Malkeinu, traditional for Rosh Hashannah and Yom Kippur. Hear an explanation of the song, as well as versions from:

Shlomit Levi
Barbra Streisand
Offer Nissim
Avraham Fried
Alon Cohen
Rea Mochiach
Mordechai Breuer
Gad Elbaz
Shlomo Gronich
Chaim David

For questions, comments or requests email

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
INR Latest Shows >>
The Israeli Prespective - 7/10Tishrei 26, 5776 / Oct 09, 15 TTA for B'reishitv 5776Tishrei 26, 5776 / Oct 09, 15 Goldstein on Gelt - October 8th Tishrei 25, 5776 / Oct 08, 15 Aliyah Time - October 8th 2015Tishrei 25, 5776 / Oct 08, 15