Great Performances

Excerpt from “Rejoice”: Yism’Khu (They Shall Rejoice)

Clip: Season 41 Episode 23 | 5m 4s

Let the festivities begin as violinist Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot perform the opening song Yism’Khu (They Shall Rejoice) backed by The Klezmer Conservatory Band and The Rejoice Chamber Orchestra. Watch "Rejoice with Itzhak Perlman and Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot" on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at 9 pm on PBS.

Aired: 08/28/14

Rating: NR

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