Morocco [videorecording] : the music of the Jews of Morocco / Tel-Ad Jerusalem Studios ; The Israel Music Heritage Project ; creator and executive producer, Tzipora H. Jochsberger ; researcher and producer, Michal Ben-David ; scriptwriter, editor, and director, Asher Tlalim.
Music of the Jews of Morocco Title on container : Maroḳo
Film traces the history and evolution of Moroccan Jewish culture. Focus is on the unique musical and poetic forms which arise when tunes are borrowed from Arab neighboring countries and are set to Hebrew texts.
Narrator, Martin Bookspan.
Director of photography, Nili Aslan ; performers, Shlomo Bar and Habrera Hativit Ensemble ; Joseph Chetrit, director of Tsfon Maarav Ensemble ; Yeshua Azulay and Ensemble ; David Edri, Sammi Almugrabi, Malka Bahbot, Yehiel Haliwa, Jacob Azerad, Maurice Azerad.
Originally produced in 1993. "A comprehensive documentary series on Jewish music."--Container.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edward J. Lewis Book Fund.