Music from the time of Jesus?
- NPR alert: "Music from the time of Jesus". If you missed it, you can listen
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The musicians are "ethno-musicologists", meaning that they study their
subjects: "Ethno-musicology is as
important as melody and harmony to the group... The recording is a
collection of tunes,
songs and prayers that date from the time of Jesus and Jerusalem's Second
Temple, when Jews were returning to the holy city from exile in Babylon."
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