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A Proud Bubie

When I was going through my journey of becoming a Jewish Educator and Cantor, my dream was that I wanted my children and grandchildren to see me on the bima. Well, not only have my children seen me on the … Continue reading

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Interpreting Gershwin

Today I took in George Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.  It was so well received!  The student’s listened, discussed, and when it was over, we interpreted.  I asked the kids if they were to draw a picture, translate the music to … Continue reading

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Teenagers and Singing

I got teenagers to sing and enjoy themselves! I introduced myself as their new music specialist and taught them Neal Katz’s “Ameh Yisrael Chai”. I like to use that as an ice breaker. It works! It has very few words, … Continue reading

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