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Ayelet Rose Gottlieb: Mayim Rabim

Ayelet Rose Gottlieb

“Mayim Rabim” (which translates into “Great Water”) features five vocalists, cello, clarinet, piano and drums. Ms. Gottlieb, solo voice and leader, based her song cycle on a biblical source: “Song of Songs,” an ancient collection of beautiful, erotic poetry. There are hints of modern jazz, with the use of quarter-tones and improvisation pervading the basic Israeli sounds of most tracks.

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