Los Angeles, CA, November 05, 2010 --(PR.com
)-- Craig Taubman’s new recording “How Good” features guest Vocalists Debbie Friedman, Alberto Mizrahi, Josh Nelson and Michelle Citrin.
Craig Taubman recently released 'How Good,' an extraordinary collaboration between leading voices in praise music.
The recording was released on October 12. This Craig ‘n Co. label features 14 songs that build on Taubman’s success as one of the most influential contemporary Jewish composers of the past two decades. His Friday Night Live, CD released in 1999, is credited as the catalyst for revitalizing instrument based Shabbat celebrations around the world.
Taubman reached out and collaborated with friends and fellow musicians Debbie Friedman, Alberto Mizrahi, Josh Nelson and Michelle Citrin in an effort to share his excitement and love of Jewish music.
You Tube sensation Michelle Citrin (20 things to do with Matzah, Rosh Hashana Girl) simply stated that she was involved "because singing harmonies with Craig Taubman is truly one of my favorite things to do.” Added musician Josh Nelson who is currently composing the music for the Broadway musical version of Sleepless in Seattle, "Craig’s music is a central piece of the American Jewish experience. I'm excited to have been a part of recreating and reimagining them for today's audience." Alberto Mizrahi shared that “Combining tradition with modernity seems to be the obvious portal to prayer for the 21st century Jew.
Behrman House is releasing their new Siddur How Good - A Family Shabbat Prayer Book as a companion to the new CD and American Greeting Cards will feature New Beginnings a song from the recording as part of their Hanukkah Greeting Card Campaign.
How Good is now available nationwide on Thursday, October 14 and can be found on the at www.craignco.com, iTunes, and in gift stores and Temple shops across the country.
For more information schedule an interview or listening copies, please contact Rachel Leah Cohen at Craig ‘N Co. 818-760-1077 or firstname.lastname@example.org