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Singing Communities Intensive
Join Music Director and Ba’al Tfilah Joey Weisenberg and Rabbi Dorothy Richman for four interactive days of energetic singing as we explore the connections between Jewish music, prayer, spirit, and text.
9:30 - 10:30 am: Nigunim and building singing communities
10:45 - 12 pm: Texts about music from Jewish traditions
12 - 1 pm: Lunch
1 - 2:30 pm: Shabbat Nusach master class
2:45 - 3:45 pm: Experiential learning and reflection about prayer from Jewish tradition
3:45 - 4:30 pm: Closing Nigun session
For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration is closed for Singing Communities Intensive. If you are still interested, please contact Dorothy Richman at email@example.com.
Monday, June 17 - Thursday, June 20, 2013
9:30 am - 4:30 pm
$300 for seniors and students
|Jun 17||9:30 AM–4:30 PM||Mon||Netivot Shalom||Joey Weisenberg Rabbi Dorothy Richman|
|Jun 18||9:30 AM–4:30 PM||Tue||Netivot Shalom||Joey Weisenberg Rabbi Dorothy Richman|
|Jun 19||9:30 AM–4:30 PM||Wed||Netivot Shalom||Joey Weisenberg Rabbi Dorothy Richman|
|Jun 20||9:30 AM–4:30 PM||Thu||Netivot Shalom||Joey Weisenberg Rabbi Dorothy Richman|
Congregation Netivot Shalom
1316 University Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94702
Rabbi Dorothy Richman teaches Torah throughout the Bay area. Formerly a pulpit rabbi in San Francisco at congregations Shaar Zahav and Beth Sholom, Dorothy also worked for several years at Berkeley Hillel. She has led trips for AJWS to Central and South America and Africa and is active in Bend the Arc: A Jewish Partnership for Justice.
Joey Weisenberg is a mandolinist, guitarist, singer, and percussionist based in New York City. He has performed and recorded internationally with dozens of bands in a wide variety of musical styles. Joey works as the Music Director at Brooklyn’s oldest synagogue, the Kane Street Synagogue, and is the music faculty at Yeshivat Hadar, a traditional egalitarian yeshiva in New York. He is the author of Building Singing Communities; a Practical Guide to Unlocking the Power of Music in Jewish Prayer, and has released several albums of his music in the last few years. For more information, please visit http://www.joeyweisenberg.com.