ENSEMBLES 2013

Shani Girls Choir

Shani Girls Choir

 

The singers of the "Shani" Girls' Choir, aged 13-18 are Jewish, Christian and Muslim girls from the towns and villages of the Central Galilee.
The choir represents the "Mifne" project which is supported by the Maestro Zubin Mehta and The Israeli Philharmonic Orchestra.
The girls rehearse twice a week at the Jezreel Valley Center for the arts under the baton of Mrs Anat Aharoni, and they perform frequently in schools, at cultural events and at regional, national and international music concerts and conferences.
Their repertoire includes classical and folk music, as well as songs in Hebrew and Arabic, most of which have been arranged especially for the choir.
The "Shani" choir has been performed in England, Germany, Norway, Paris, Belgium, France, Holland, Italy, Denmark and the United States.

 

 

Anat Aharoni

Anat Aharoni

Conductor and Musical Director

Anat completed her second degree in choir conducting at the Rubin Academy in Jerusalem, and her first degree in orchestra and choir conducting with the late Mr. Mandy Rodan, and in musicology and mathematics at Hebrew University.

Today, Anat also conducts the Kolot Hasadeh Choir and the Shirat haemek choir. Anat works at the Harduf high school as a composer and conductor and with the Hiram choir at the rehabilitation center in Harduf.
Anat lives at Kibbutz Harduf.

 

 

Competition Program

 

Bob Chilcott (*1955)   Peace Mass (p/o)- Introduction, Kyrie, gloria, Benedictus, conclusion
Andalusian Folk Song,
Arranged by Pnina Inbar
  Lamma bada Yatathanna
Gil Dor / Ahinoam Nini
Arranged by Anat Aharoni
  Beeyneha
Karl Schiske (1916-1969)   Sieh nicht, was andere tun
Johannes Brahms (1833-1897)   Adoramus te, Christe

 

 

Additional Concerts Program

 

Zimbabwe song   Famba Naye
John Lennon   Imagine
Yitzhak Edel   Oniat Zahav
Dened Agay   Old Irish Blessing
Johannes Brahms   Adoramus te, Christe
Pablo Casals   Nigra Sum
Nachum Nardi   Shtu haadarim
K. Baron   Zaram Hamaayan
Yehudit Ravitz   Kmo el mayim
Yemnite song   Sapari tamma
Sufi melodyq   Adinu