In this classic performance, Leonard Nimoy and The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble join forces to explore the rich and profound musical and spiritual traditions of the Jewish High Holy Days. The Birthday of the World presents some of the most inspiring music in the Jewish liturgical tradition, performed by the acclaimed vocal ensemble The Western Wind. Mr. Nimoy's timeless narration focuses on the universal themes of redemption and divine forgiveness.
The Birthday of the World Part I, Rosh Hashanah airs Thursday, September 5, 2013 at 12 noon on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1.
The Birthday of the World Part II, Yom Kippur airs Friday, September 13, 2013 at 12 noon on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1.