5773 years ago the world was created (and it will not end when the Mayans stop counting!). In the tradition of The Catcher in the Sand here are some of the best pieces of music and humor created around or about the holiday that I found recently on the Internet. Enjoy!


(video source Technion)


First comes a dance of the robots created by students and researchers at the Technion in Haifa.


(video source einpratfountainheads)


The Fountainheads in Ein Prat launched a new parody dedicated to the New Year.


(video source Maccabeats Videos)


The Maccabeats sent their holiday card


(video source aslevin)


The cantor Shmuel Levin performs “B’rosh Hashanna Yikatevun” by Eli Yaffe, recorded live on September 6th 2012 at the Adath Israel Congregation, Montreal


(video source shalomsesame)


The Muppets also celebrate Rosh Hashannah…


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… and so do rockers and rappers – here is in reggae style.


(video source Thewhatsupband)


Here is arguably The World’s Greatest Jewish Rock Band; The Shlomones are back with their classic parody “Blow Shofar”.


To all my friends and readers of The Catcher in the Sand - A Good Year, a year of peace, good health, joy and happy events.

Shana Tova!