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The Compassionate Winds ♪ ♫

Inspirational Music and Words

for Reflection, Events, and Celebrations

Susan J Katz, Oboe


The Compassionate Winds musicians are pleased to offer sacred music for a variety of settings and intentions:

  • Instrumental music for religious services, holidays
  • Music and Spirituality programs for groups and institutions
  • Music for life cycle events including weddings and memorials

Performance credits include:

World Faith Harmony Week Israeli Dancing Ensemble with Michel Vles, flute. Courtesy KPU
Concert for Chinese Consulate, with the Vancouver Oriental Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra 2015

A sample of original Middle Eastern music, 'Tal and Geshem', which means 'Dew and Rain'. Oboe with Hand Drums. This original music is adapted from the prayers and nusach (melody) for Dew and Rain, offered during the Jewish Holidays of Sukkot and Pesach:


The Yellow River Cantata 2015: Vancouver Oriental Philharmonic Choir and Orchestra; Susan Katz, Oboe:

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