Eitan Steinberg & Etty BenZaken
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Steinberg-BenZaken's Ladino project: Eitan Steinberg's arrangements performed by Etty BenZaken, Modalius Ensemble and guest artists. Conductor: Eitan Steinberg.
Liberty * Otherness * Responsibility
2018, Israel Music Institute
Etty BenZaken & Modalius Ensemble, conducted by Eitan Steinberg, perform 8 works composed for them by Israeli composers: Hagar Kadima, Sara Shoham, Guy Ben-Tov, Yuval Shay-El, Uri Netanel, Ido Akov, Shiri Riseman, Eitan Steinberg.
Joy שמחה فرحه
Etty BenZaken & Modalius Ensemble perform Eitan Steinberg's music and arrangements!
Etty BenZaken - Voice Drawings
Etty BenZaken performs works written for her voice by Israeli composers, with texts by Hebrew poets.
I Love my Love
Eitan Steinberg's arrangements of folk love songs: English ballads, Judeo-Spanish romancas and songs in French, Hebrew, Yiddish, Armenian, Spanish and Italian and more. Performed by Etty BenZaken and guitarist Oded Shoub.
BenZaken sings Steinberg and Bardanashvili
Etty BenZaken performs Eitan Steinberg's "Rava Deravin" and "Satabat Mater - a Human Prayer" and Joseph Bardanashvili's "Yearning" for voice and orchestra.
This CD is out of print, soon a digital version...
Eitan Steinberg - Rava Deravin
Eitan Steinberg's chamber works performed by Etty BenZaken and Boston Musica Viva, conducted by Richard Pittman.
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The Bride Unfastens Her Braids, the Groom Faints
New Albion, 1999
Etty BenZaken performs Eitan Steinberg's arrangements of Judeo-Spanish love songs in Ladino and Hekitiya, with Yatan Atan Ensemble.
This CD is out of print. New recordingss of many of this CD's songs are included in the 2019 double-CD "Ladino" (see top of page).
BenZaken's singing and Steinberg's music can be heard also on:
Hagar Kadima – Homeless Woman
With Etty BenZaken performing 2 compositions by Hagar Kadima: "A Woman is Not" and "Stop".
2011/12 Organ Recital Series at The University of Haifa
Including Eitan Steinberg's composition for organ solo "Transparent Distance" performed by Yuval Rabin.
The Music Department, University of Haifa
Including Eitan Steinberg's orchestral composition "Cosmic Progressions in the Heart" performed by the Israel Camerata Jerusalem. Conductor: Avner Biron.
Kim Kashkashian – Neharot
Including Eitan Steinberg's chamber composition "Rava Deravin" (instrumental version, composed for Kim Kashkashian and the Kuss Quartet).
Maya Bieser – "Provenance"
With Etty BenZaken performing the Judeo-Spanish song "Mar de Leche".
Tsippi Fleischer – "Lieder"
Vienna Modern Masters 2009
With Etty BenZaken performing Tsippi Fleischer's "Saga Portrait" for voice solo.
Noa Blass – "Keys"
With Etty BenZaken performing 3 compositions by Noa Blass:
"Five poems by Hadassa Tal" for voice & piano, "Invocation" for voice and percussions, and "Lamentations, Mourning and Woe" for two vocal artists (with vocalist Anat Pick).
Rajmil Fischman – "…A Wonderfull World"
With Etty BenZaken performing Rajmil Fischman's "Targilim Be'ivrit Shimushit" for voice & computer.
On Wings of Song ("Aley Shir") Musical Encounters in Memory of Danny Cohen
With Etty BenZaken performing Eitan Steinberg's "At Chilwe" for voice & ensemble, with KeyNote's Arab/Jewish Ensemble.