Jay Riazanow (New); Miriam Libenson on Tu Bishvat (Repeat)

Jan 21, 201960 minutes


  • Jay Riazanow, a retiree in South Florida, talks about his life, from prewar shtetl in Belarus, surviving the Holocaust, growing up in the Soviet Union, moving to Israel, and finally coming to America.
  • From our archives: Miriam Libenson Z"L: a talk in honor of the holiday Tu Bishvat, the holiday of the trees, originally broadcast in 1994.
  • Music for Tu Bishvat
    • Victor Berezinsky: Tu Bishvat
    • Henry Carrey: Tu Beshvat (Music and Lyrics by Beyle Schaechter-Gottesman)
    • Ruth Levin: A Hoykher Boym (Lyrics Shike Driz, Music by Leibu Levin)
    • Hilda Bronstein: Afn Veg Shteyt A Boym (Lyrics by Itzik Manger)
    • Dudu Fisher: Unter Beymer (Lyrics by Alexander Olshanetsky, Music by Moishe Oysher)
  • Intro instrumental music: DEM HELFANDS TANTS, an instrumental track from the CD Jeff Warschauer: The Singing Waltz

Air date: January 16, 2019



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