Here are some links to friends, associates, places & things that have special meaning to Bob.
Learn more about "Another Serving of Irving (Berlin)" and how you can have Jennie, David, and CantorBob perform this show for your group.
Zoe Zak - Accordionist extraordinaire, composer, singer, and now Rabbinical Assistant to Rabbi Jonathan Kligler @ the Woodstock Jewish Congregaton, has a number of CDs out of her prayer settings as well as traditional ones—some sung with Jonathan Kligler. Zoe's website was the inspiration for this one.
Elly Winninger is a folk blues singer whom we met when she hosted Sabrina and I at the Arts Society of Kingston. Her CD "Back Eddy Blues" is a winner - lovely voice, and some great instrumental playing, mostly original songs with the fine exception of "Walkin' After Midnight."
Smithsonian Folkways—Best of Broadside—featuring tracks by the New World Singers, Bob's old band. There are short sound samples—on Broadside Ballads, Vol. 1, the New World Singers are on tracks 101, 207 & 209. On The Best of Broadside 1962-1988, the NWS are on tracks 102 & 412.
Temple Emanuel, Kingston NY, where Bob is the Cantor: www.templeemanuelkingston.org
Bob Cohen's Cantor Banter at Temple Emanuel's web site:
Want to learn to pick and play? - learn from the best - Happy & Jane Traum's www.homespuntapes.com From banjo to drums to keyboard - plugged and unplugged - cd's/dvd's - a treasury of music learning!
Do you want to plant a tree? - my daughter, Corrina and her husband Marc are the newest Johnny Appleseeds in the country. They have Rolling River Farm in Northern California, but you can live anywhere in the world and they will ship out all kinds of wonderful fruit-bearing and leaf-bearing trees and their reputation is as strong as an oak. www.rollingrivernursery.com Tell 'em Grandpa Bob sent ya. (They can tell you what kind of trees are best for your climate and your disposition!)
Tibor Spitz, a survivor of the Nazi occupation of Czechoslovakia, is an artist with wonderful energy and love. Go to his site www.tiborspitz.com and enjoy 48 of his beautiful and moving works.
William T. Ayton, friend of Cantor Bob, is an artist & web site designer (he created Bob's web site). His own art web site is www.ayton.net.
More links coming soon.