Sarah Aroeste’s Ladino Hanukkah Album Is Here—And It’s Glorious. The record is a gorgeous reimagining of the Jewish holiday, shattering our preconceptions of what Hanukkah music should sound and feel like. In every way, Hanuká! is an instant classic. Read full review here.
-Isaac de Castro, JEWCY, 11/26/21
On the special Hanukkah episode from Unorthodox, Sarah Aroeste is featured along with Judy Gold, Jake Cohen and others whose work celebrates Jewish culture and identity - a perfect way to kick off a holiday about the triumph of Jewish observance over assimilation. Listen here.
-Unorthodox Podcast, 11/18/21
Sarah Aroeste is a pioneer and leader in Sephardic Jewish culture and education. This three-part series about her twenty-year career speaks to a broader transformation that she has helped create in American Jewish life. Read series here.
Sarah Aroeste is many things: mother, singer, musician, composer, author, educator, Sephardic cultural activist. And this month, as Aroeste gets ready to drop the world’s first-ever all-Ladino Hanukkah album, we can add “history-maker” to that list. Read full article here.
-Hannah Pressman, Kveller 11/11/21
My Dear Monastir: A new album from Ladino singer Sarah Aroeste is a collaborative, loving homage to a once-vibrant Sephardic Jewish community in Macedonia. Read full article here.
-Matt Alexander Hanson, Tablet 9/10/21