Watch and Listen

Baroque

Rejoice greatly, o daughter of Zion

Messiah, Händel

with Huub Ehlen & Ad Mosam BaRock December 2019, Parkstad Theaters KerkradeAs a particular Händel aficionado, the Messiah is one of Channa’s favorite oratorios to perform

The Fall of Jericho

William Hayes

With Alexander Weimann, Holland Baroque and Capella AmsterdamApril 2018, Tivoli Vredenburg, UtrechtAn adventurous performance: Channa was asked at one day’s notice to jump in and perform the world premiere of this newly discovered oratorio, making her debut with Holland Baroque. Broadcast live on NPO Radio 4

Amor e qual vento

Orlando, Händel

An excerpt from Channa’s very own multimedia opera Händel goes Tinder, performed at the Grachtenfestival 2019 in the Compagnietheater Amsterdam. With Anastasia Kozlova on violin, Avinoam Shalev on harpsichord, Izhar Elias on guitar, Evan Buttar on cello and Mariana Soroka on percussion. Script and regie by Michael Diederich

Plainte de Venus sur le mort d’Adonis

Ballet Royal de Flore, Lully

With Huub Ehlen & Ad Mosam BaRockOctober 2018, De Domijnen, SittardThis concert with baroque repertoire from France, England and Italy was all about the goddess Venus, and her wiles and woes.

Contemporary

Songs of Songs

Josef Malkin

World premiere, Festival Joods KlassiekJanuary 2020 at Liberal Synagogue, AmsterdamTogether with tenor Zach Wilder, flautist Julie Moulin and harpist Nick Scholten, Channa performed the world premiere of her father’s piece Song of Songs.

Chamber Music

Canciones Españolas antiguas

Federico Garcia Lorca

Part of their Spanish concert programme, Channa and guitarist Izhar Elias love to perform these passionate Spanish folk songs

Durme hermozo hijico

traditional Sephardic, arr. Daniel Akiva

Podium Witteman at Uilenburgersjoel Amsterdam, May 2020One of Channa’s favorites, she sings this lullaby not only in concerts but also every night to her son as he falls asleep.

Rocking the cradle

Miecyslaw Weinberg

This touching lullaby comes from Weinberg’s cycle Rocking the child on poetry by Gabriela Mistral. Performed at the Grachtenfestival 2020 with pianist Slava Poprugin, and broadcast live on NPO Radio 4

Hija mia

traditional Sephardic, arr. Duo Malkin-Elias

Podium Witteman at Uilenburgersjoel Amsterdam, May 2020With her duo partner, guitarist Izhar Elias, Channa performed this passionate Sephardic song on the Netherlands’ main tv programme on classical music, world music and jazz