Opening the iTunes Store.If iTunes doesn't open, click the iTunes application icon in your Dock or on your Windows desktop.Progress Indicator
Opening the iBooks Store.If iBooks doesn't open, click the iBooks app in your Dock.Progress Indicator

iTunes is the world's easiest way to organize and add to your digital media collection.

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Life's a Lesson by Ben Sidran, download iTunes now.

Already have iTunes? Click I Have iTunes to open it now.

I Have iTunes Free Download
iTunes for Mac + PC

Life's a Lesson

Open iTunes to preview, buy, and download music.

Customer Reviews

Bringing Soul to Traditions

Ben Sidran and his friends bring new life to Hebrew liturgical songs with this jazzy and stylish collection of songs from ancient teachings. Sadly, most will consider this a "specialized audience" album; sad because it contains some first-rate musicianship and arranging that non-Jewish listeners would love. Avinu Malchenu is probably my favorite - hauntingly sung over the backdrop of gorgeous interplay between the musicians. Great stuff.

Cool and Inspirational

What a joy to hear Ben Sidran's distinctive, smart, jazz styling applied to the melodies and messages imbedded in my memory. Thank you.


Born: August 14, 1943 in Chicago, IL

Genre: Jazz

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s

Pianist Ben Sidran grew up in Racine, WI. In the early '60s, he played with Steve Miller and Boz Scaggs in a band called the Ardells at the University of Wisconsin. After Miller moved to San Francisco and secured a recording contract, he called on old friend Sidran to join him in the Steve Miller Band following the departure of original keyboardist Jim Peterman. Sidran contributed on the keys and as songwriter on several Miller albums beginning with Brave New World in 1969, co-writing the classic...
Full Bio
Life's a Lesson, Ben Sidran
View In iTunes

Customer Ratings

We have not received enough ratings to display an average for this album.