Rikud (Dance), Song

Opus: 270 Year: 1957 
Voice and Piano
3:30 min

Recording: Not yet available

Lyrics: Jeremiah Chapter 31, Verse 12

Manuscripts: Located at the National Library of Israel Music Department, the Marc Lavry Archive, System Number(s) 990025708950205171

Synopsis: The notes for the song Rikud were found in a songbook at the Felicia Blumental Music Center & Library in Tel Aviv. The melody was also found under the title “Uva’u verinenu” in a booklet of songs printed in Jerusalem for the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the state of Israel.

Lyrics: Rikud (Dance), Song/Jeremiah Chapter 31, Verse 12 (transliterated from Hebrew to English)

Uva’u verinenu bimrom tzion venaharu el tuvo adonai