Saturday, September 29, 2012
IDF Chief Cantor Sings "Unetanneh Tokef"
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This video clip, which was produced especially for the Jewish High Holidays, shows the IDF chief cantor and IDF soldiers singing the prayer "Unetanneh Tokef" in the Great Synagogue in Tel Aviv. The video features footage of the Yom Kippur War and one of its heroes, Brig. Gen. (res.) Avigdor Kahalani, who was a battalion commander in the Armored Brigade, fought in the battle of the Valley of Tears and was awarded a Medal of Valor.
Special thanks to:
Brig. Gen. (res.) Avigdor Kahalani -- head of Association for the Well-Being of Israeli Soldiers
Ofir Sobol -- producer and musical arranger
The Great Synagogue on Allenby St. in Tel Aviv
Raanana Symphonette Orchestra
Kibbutz Beit Hashita
Music: Yair Rosenblum
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