Sea Trials

Aaron Mayer Frankel

Music: Aaron Mayer Frankel
Words: Yehuda Halevi
Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards: Aaron Mayer Frankel, 2020

Yehuda Halev (1086-1145) Physician, philosopher and poet, Halevi ranks with the greatest Hebrew writers of all time. While many of his poems had religious themes, others spoke of friendship and love. After completing his famous philosophic work, The Kusari, Halevi made preparations for a long and dangerous journey to the Holy land. En route, he wrote of his hopes and of his fears as the waves grew wild.

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