Itzhak Perlman's Hanukkah Radio Party

Itzhak PerlmanLisa Marie Mazzucco

December 04, 2017
Itzhak Perlman's Hanukkah Radio Party - Part 1
by MPR
Itzhak Perlman's Hanukkah Radio Party - Part 2
by MPR

Itzhak Perlman invites you to his Chanukah Radio Party. Join the superstar violinist as he tells the story of the Jewish festival of lights, and shares his favorite recordings for the holiday — some serious, some silly. This engaging one-hour special includes numbers from Itzhak Perlman's radio-addicted childhood in Israel; evocative songs in Yiddish and Ladino; classical music that revolves around the Maccabee heroes of the story; and Hanukkah gems by American folk singers. The master storyteller also regales you with jokes and memories, plus tales of three classic Hanukkah symbols: the menorah, the latke and, of course, the dreidel.