Category: Prophets / Nevi’im

You have all been shown what is good

Music and recording © Alexander Massey 19 May 2016 “You have all been shown what is good, and what God seeks from you. Do justice, love kindness, and walk humbly with your God.” (Micah 6:8) [See the Hebrew original, and

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V’erastich Li

Watch/listen to V’erastich Li on YouTube >> The sheet music is available in any key for £3.50 GBP (please contact me if you want a different key from the ones shown here) Buy lower SOLO voice version – Fmaj (C-D) Buy higher

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Kol B’ramah

“A voice is heard in Ramah, lamentation and weeping. Rachel is weeping for her children, refusing to be comforted for her children, for they are no more.” (Jer. 31:15) This text is used in the UK Liberal Machzor (prayerbook for

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Oseh Shalom No.2

Oseh Shalom No. 2 – Composition and audio © Alexander Massey, 12 Sept 2012 I wrote this piece originally for the Yom Kippur Musaf service. This melody is based on musical motifs from the Hin’ni ‘Here I stand’ solo prayer

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I Am Blessed (Job)

Composition and audio © Alexander Massey, 6 March 2012 How to encompass in one song the 42 chapters of the story of Job? There have been centuries of debate over the meaning of the Book of Job. Some remind us

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Yonah’s Nigun

I wrote this originally as a musical meditation to prepare for leading Mincha (the afternoon service) at Yom Kippur 5769 (2008) with the London Ruach Chavurah community (Jewish Renewal). Some commentators on the Book of Jonah have said that the

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