Angel City Chorale – Al Ha-Nissim

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An evening pause: A song for Hanukkah.

Hat tip Danae.



  • geoffc

    I assume they are reading the words phonetically or transliterated? Their pronunciation is just the slightest bit off.

  • Lawrence Stoskopf

    Since there is a cross in the background one might guess that this is a Christian choir to explain that?

  • wayne

    I didn’t know there were any Christians left in LA!
    (just kidding)

    “Angel City Chorale (ACC) reflects the spirit and diversity of Los Angeles in its membership, its music, and its outreach activities. Equally committed to good music and good deeds, ACC is dedicated to “Building Community One Song at a Time.”
    {ha– this would sorta imply, 20% of their membership aren’t lawfully present in the USA.}

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