Brava Marie! “Sholem Aleichem’s Women”


Brava Marie!

“Sholem Aleichem’s Women”

From Intro: “I have 5 daughters,” brays Tevye in the opening moments of the beloved musical Fiddler on the Roof. “I have 5 daughters!”

Close your eyes and I’ll bet you can summon Zero Mostel’s voice—Zero Mostel’s voice as we can all still hear it on Fiddler’s Original Cast Album—an album originally recorded on an LP (a long-playing record) way back in 1964, and still echoing at the edge of Jewish-American consciousness.

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