Monthly Archives: February 2013

Double Mitzvah

I have been having one of the most rewarding opportunities preparing an autistic young man for his Bar Mitzvah ceremony. He is extremely musical and has a very nice voice so I decided to have a very musical service with … Continue reading

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Interpreting Tchaikovsky

A couple weeks ago in my special needs Hebrew Day School, I played a video of Tschaikovsky’s 1812 Overture.  The kids, in all age groups were totally turned on by it!  I wrote down the feelings the Overture gave us … Continue reading

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