Arik Einstein

Watching the Light Bulb Turn On

12/19/2013 - 19:00
Jewish Week Online Columnist

For most of my thirty-two years as the rabbi of the Forest Hills Jewish Center, I have been teaching a weekly class to our Hebrew High School students who attend public high schools. 

Rabbi Gerald C. Skolnik is the spiritual leader of the Forest Hills Jewish Center in Queens.

‘The Soundtrack Of The State Of Israel’

A baby boomer remembers singer-songwriter Arik Einstein.

12/02/2013 - 19:00
Special To The Jewish Week

In 1971, when I was a student on the Junior Year Abroad program at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and my love of the Hebrew language was really coming into its own, I fell head over heels in love with Arik Einstein’s music, and that feeling only got richer and deeper through the years.

A fan lays a flower on the coffin of beloved Israeli singer Arik Einstein during memorial service last week. Getty Images

Arik Einstein, 'Israel's Sinatra,' Dead At 74

11/25/2013 - 19:00

Arik Einstein, an iconic Israeli singer as well as a songwriter and actor, has died.

An Arik Einstein compilation album from 2009.
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