Cantors

  • Attie, Marsha

    Attie, Marsha

    Cantor at Congregation Emanu-El in San Francisco.
  • Bahremand, Cantor Tannoz

    Bahremand, Cantor Tannoz

  • Baron, Phil

    Baron, Phil

    Cantor at Valley Beth Shalom in Encino, CA. Founding Director of the Helfman Composers Group.
  • Bernstein , Sandy

    Bernstein , Sandy

    Specializations Baby Naming Ceremonies Bar/Bat Mitzvah Tutoring Bereavement Counseling Dedications & New Home Blessings Funerals, Memorial Services & Unveilings Spiritual Counseling/Spiritual Direction Teaching/Education Visiting the Sick/Bikkur Cholim Vocal/Instrumental Performance …
  • Blum, Lily

    Blum, Lily

    Position: Cantor Educator
  • Buch, Paul

    Buch, Paul

    Position: Cantor
  • Burgess, Fran

    Burgess, Fran

    I was ordained in 2012 after commuting from the San Francisco Bay Are for five years. I am currently the Cantor at Temple Beth Hillel, a small shul in …
  • Cotler, Rabbi and Cantor Kyle Andrew

    Cotler, Rabbi and Cantor Kyle Andrew

    Thesis Title: *SPANDEX HIDES MORE THAN JUST A COVENANT: How Superheroes of Modernity Reflect Jewish Identity And Values (2016)
  • Feldman, Marcus

    Feldman, Marcus

    Thesis Title: *T’EFILAH ZACAH, VOLUME TWO: The Shabbat Morning Nusach of Cantor Naftali Herstik (2011) Email: mfeldman@sinaitemple.org   … Continue reading →
  • Forunzahar, Tannoz Bahremand

    Forunzahar, Tannoz Bahremand

    Thesis Title: *MEIR FINKELSTEIN: Cantor, Composer, Mentor (2009) Email: TannozBahremand@aol.com   … Continue reading →
  • Frailich, Lonee

    Frailich, Lonee

    Cantor Lonee Frailich is proud to serve as the Cantor at Temple Akiba - a Reform Synagogue in Culver City, CA. She is a second generation Cantor, proudly following …
  • Friedmann, Jonathan

    Friedmann, Jonathan

    Cantor Jonathan L. Friedmann, Ph.D. is Professor of Jewish Music History , WASC Academic Liaison Officer, and Director of Institutional Research at the Academy for Jewish Religion, California.
  • Goldman, Rachel Carrie

    Goldman, Rachel Carrie

    Thesis Title: *THE LANGUAGE OF CANTILLATION: A Historical and Linguistic Analysis of Biblical Trope, With Special Emphasis on Detours and Departures (2014) Email: rachelcarriegoldman@gmail.com … Continue reading →
  • Goodman, Mark

    Goodman, Mark

    Thesis Title: *ABORTION AND EUTHANASIA: A Survey of Jewish Thought (2007) Email: marksgoodman@yahoo.com   … Continue reading →
  • Greenfeld, Rabbi and Cantor Judy

    Greenfeld, Rabbi and Cantor Judy

    Position: Rabbi and Cantor Thesis Title: *PATHWAYS INTO PRAYER: A Siddur With Commentary (2016) *CREATING A SYNAGOGUE PRAYER BOOK (2004) Email: cantorgreenfeld@gmail.com … Continue reading →
  • Hutchings, Cantor Jessica

    Hutchings, Cantor Jessica

    Thesis Title: “WHO NEEDS SYNAGOGUE MUSIC, ANYWAY?” Is Music Outside the Synagogue Fulfilling Our Spiritual Needs? (2014) Email: jessihutchings@gmail.com … Continue reading →
  • Lembeck, Lorna

    Lembeck, Lorna

    Email: cantorlorna@gmail.com … Continue reading →
  • Mirsky, Rebekah

    Mirsky, Rebekah

    Specializations Baby Naming Ceremonies Bar/Bat Mitzvah Tutoring Public Speaking Spiritual Counseling/Spiritual Direction Vocal/Instrumental Performance Weddings Writing/Editing   Thesis Title FREEDOM SONG: Original Music as a Pathway to Recovery from …
  • Reisman, Cantor Lori

    Reisman, Cantor Lori

    Thesis Title: SO I HAVE TO SAY I LOVE YOU IN A SONG: Salvaging Sexuality in the Song of Songs (2015) Email Lori.reisman@yahoo.com   … Continue reading →
  • Robbins, Eva

    Robbins, Eva

    Position: Rabbi and Cantor
  • Robin, Edward

    Robin, Edward

    Specializations Bar/Bat Mitzvah Tutoring Weddings   Email: erobin@ix.netcom.com Thesis Title KIDDUSH LEVANAH: The Sanctification of the Moon (2012) … Continue reading →
  • Shore, Harris

    Shore, Harris

    As multi-denominational clergy, Harris Shore has served as cantor and spiritual leader for Hollywood Temple Beth El, The Los Angeles Jewish Home Eisenberg Village in Reseda, and for Congregation …
  • Simmons, Cantor Pamela

    Simmons, Cantor Pamela

    Position: Cantor Email: psmamusic@aol.com            … Continue reading →
  • Waltzman, Elisa

    Waltzman, Elisa

    Cantor Elisa Waltzman was ordained by AJR CA in 2009, after earning her Master of Music and Bachelor of Music Degrees in Vocal Arts from the University of Southern …
  • Weiss, Elizabeth

    Weiss, Elizabeth

    Position: Cantor Thesis Title: THE MUSIC OF HEAVEN: MYSTICISM AND ITS INFLUENCE ON JEWISH MUSICAL PRACTICE (2015) … Continue reading →
  • Zerbib-Berba, Cantor Sarah Fortman

    Zerbib-Berba, Cantor Sarah Fortman

    Position: Cantor Thesis Title: REDEMPTION SONG – JOURNEY TO THE PROMISED LAND: An Examination of The History of Oppression, Survival, and Redemption of Jews and African-Americans (2015) Email: cantorsarahzb@gmail.com  …