The Story of Joseph

The Story of Joseph

Is actually a finale to the first ever Jewish musical – Las Coplas de Yosef Ha-Tsadik – written in the 17th century and tragically lost during the II WW. This piece was commissioned by the Belgrade Jewish Municipality to celebrate the 90 years of the Sukhat Shalom Synagogue. Originally scored for Chazzan Stefan Sablić, the Shira Utfila Jewish ethnic ensemble and the Baruh Choir, there is also a more classical version for choir, piano and strings.

arr: vocal, SATB choir, oud, violin, clarinet, percussion, double bass & piano
alt arr: SATB choir, piano, percussion & string orchestra
dur: cir. 8 min.

 

Aleksandar Simić – The Story of Joseph