Israeli Iconic Folk Singer Chava Alberstein on Mourning, Success and Unexpected Inspiration

In a wide-ranging interview, 66-year-old singer-songwriter says she prefers a quiet crowd of 500 people to a packed stadium, and talks about making music with the country's leading young talents.

“Ve’eich Etzlecha” (“And How About You?”), Chava Alberstein’s wonderful...