Checkout is disabled during Shabbos and Yom Tov
0
  • Your Cart is Empty

New Single: Im Eshkachech by Kol Mevakesh

by Jewish Music Reporter January 13, 2016

Im Eshkachech is the debut single from Kol Mevakesh, a group of Shana Bet students from Yeshivat Sha’alvim in Nof Ayalon. The group is comprised of Ari Mandelbaum from Teaneck, NJ, Ephraim Benoff from Bergenfield, NJ, Meir Kreitman from Potomac, MD, and Yitzie Scheinman from Woodmere, NY (the Hebrew word Mevakesh is an acronym for their last names). Kreitman is set to attend the University of Maryland this spring, and the other three are all planning on attending Yeshiva University beginning in May.

Although none of them knew each other before Yeshiva, the four of them met in Sha’alvim and grew close through their weekly Thursday late-night Kumzitzes and their passion for music in general. Scheinman plays the piano, Kreitman plays the guitar, and Mandelbaum plays percussion for the group, and all four of them sing. The song also features violin from Dovid Yehoshua Samuels, a Shana Aleph student from Memphis, TN learning in Migdal Hatorah.

The song Im Eshkachech was originally composed by Scheinman, a Yeshiva Boys Choir alum, as an informal project last February, and only later did the group decide to record it as a single. The song was written during times of extreme unrest and tension in Israel, and it is meant to encompass the feelings of connection to Eretz Yisrael and to Klal Yisrael that were hard to ignore. Being in Yeshiva during these times has given the group a much deeper understanding of the importance of Eretz Yisrael to the Jewish people, and the words of Im Eshkachech have truly taken on a new meaning for them. They hope that the song will inspire people in the same way that music has always inspired them.

The song is available on iTunes and as a free download https://mostlymusic.com/collections/free-music/products/kol-mevaser-im-eshkacheich

Jewish Music Reporter
Jewish Music Reporter


Leave a comment

Comments will be approved before showing up.


Also in News & Updates

[Video} Micha Gamerman – Bezochrenu Et Zion

by Kol Isha November 29, 2016

[Video} Micha Gamerman –  Bezochrenu Et Zion We live in an age of technology, an age where it’s sometimes hard to remember that we are in golus. There are so many good things around us that are easily attainable. This amazing cinematographic experience created to Micha Gamerman’s song, Bezochrenu Et Zion, is about remembering who [&hellip
Read More
Benny Friedman – Fill The World With Light Full Audio Preview!

by Jewish Music Reporter November 26, 2016

Listen Here: It’s been two years since Benny Friedman released Kol Haneshama Sheli, and the time has come for something brand new! That something is Fill The World With Light, Benny’s 4th studio album. In the almost ten years since Benny rocketed on to the scene, and releasing hit after hit, from “Yesh Tikvah” to [&hellip
Read More
Mincha by Shloime Gertner

by Kol Isha November 25, 2016

                  British singer Shloime Gertner recently released his sixth album produced by Gershi Moskowitz, and masterfully arranged by the mega talented Mona Rosenblum. After taking a few years off of studio work, Mona and Gertner dived back into it and produced one amazingly full and vibrant album. [&hellip
Read More
News & Updates

Sign up to get the latest on sales, new releases and more …