Hi everybody! First of all, many thanks for all the nice comments regarding our new video feature and the tribute I did to my dad, a”h. We are going to try to have a segment of the show on video and posted each week. I think it adds a new dimension to the show.  Many thanks to Ben, the best co-host in radio for getting it done!! Let us know what you think.

In the meanwhile here are the playlists for the programs of June 10th and June 17th, 2012. Hope you enjoy them!!


Pischu Li and V’Koreiv P’Zurenu-Ruach Simcha-1984

Ashrecho Yisroel-Avromi Flam-1999

At V’Ani Noladnu-Edna Lev-1973

Goodbye G.I. Al (A tribute to Al Jolson)-Eddie Fisher-1951 (extremely rare!)

Di Libe Iz Git (The Love Is Good)-Michal Michalesko-1929

Halleluyoh (Psalm 150)-Cantor Udi Spielman-2011

The Maharajah-Lou Holtz-1960

With A Little Bit Of Love (spoof of “With A Little Bit Of Luck” from “My Fair Lady”)-Shlock Rock-2012

Two songs for Matt upon his graduation from the Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy. Way to go, Matt!!

1. Shehecheyonu-Cantor Mayer Davis-1991

2. The Simcha Song-Miami Boys Choir-1988

Ko Amar-Jacqui Sussholtz-1993

The Cantorial feature has two very nice selections by the late Cantor Saul Hammerman (1924-2008) famous in Baltimore for over 50 years.

1. V’Harev Na-1958

2. V’Al Yedei Avodecho-1968

Ben’s songs on the program:

Ha Malach Ha Goel-613

Here Comes The Sun-AKA Pella

B’Yom HaShabbat-Eidan Rachel Project

L’Chi Loch -Debbie Friedman (for Matt’s graduation)

V’Zakeini-Meidad Tassa

B’Shus-Yaakov Mordechai Gerstner



Papa, Play For Me-Joel Grey-1960

Uv’Yom HaShabbos-Cantors Teveleh and Jordan Cohen-1959


Papa, Can You Hear Me?-Cantor Mayer Davis-1991

Hinei Ma Tov-Cantor David Werdyger and sons Mordechai (before he became MBD!) and Mendel-1971

My Grandfather And I-Avi Kunstler-1984

Father To Son-Paul Zim-1981


Papa-Sol Zim-1979

My Zayde-Megama-1980

My Yiddishe Papa-Paul Zim-1979

Oh My Papa-Eddie Fisher-1951

Mogein Ovos-Cantors Moshe and Alexander Koussevitzky-1966


Ani Korosecho-Eli and Yaakov Mordechai Gerstner

Our Father-Shwekey

Butterfly Kisses (originally done by Luther Vandross)-Sam Glaser

Cats In The Cradle (originally done by Harry Chapin)-Sam Glaser

Hentelech (Hands-spoof of “Disturbia” by Rhianna-613

Binyan Ha Simcha (spoof of “Bad Romance” by Lady Gaga-AKA  Pella


Lots of great music for you to enjoy on two great shows!! Don’t forget to spread the good word about Washington Jewish Radio.  Forward the website to everyone you know. And don’t forget to enjoy the videos. Something new from Washington Jewish Radio!!!