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The Epichorus appears in Time Magazine

The Epichorus appears in Time Magazine

Time Magazine names our band The Epichorus one of “10 Stars of the New Jewish Music”:

Up-and-comers recently profiled in Tablet, [The] Epichorus is a bit different from the groups that have grown out of the U.S. Reform movement. Though the group’s lyrics draw on the same religious texts, their musical influences range from the seminary (the oudist is a rabbi) to academia (the lead singer’s a Sudanese ethnomusicologist).

Read more via Rosh Hashanah: Jewish Music from Gospel to Rock | TIME.com.

Ufros וּפְרוֹשׂ

Ufros וּפְרוֹשׂ

“Spread over us your canopy of peace.
Repair us with good council
And save us.”

Composition by Zach Fredman and Shir Yaakov Feit; text from the evening liturgy.

וּפְרוֹשׂ עָלֵינוּ סֻכַּת שְׁלוֹמֶךָ
וְתַקְּנֵנוּ בְּעֵצָה טוֹבָה מִלְּפָנֶיךָ
וְהוֹשִׁיעֵנוּ

Ufros aleinu sukkat sh’lomecha
Ve’takneinu be’eitza tova milfanecha
Vehoshienu