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Fusion Friday Kabbalat Shabbat Is Back!

CBS is proud to announce the return of Fusion Friday Kabbalat Shabbat, a spirited Kabbalat Shabbat service that provides its many participants with a transformative experience that is as moving as it is joyful. Led by Rabbi Aubrey Glazer, the Shir Hashirim Ensemble – Hazzan Richard Kaplan, violinist Lila Sklar, and Sheldon Brown (on clarinet, […] http://bethsholomsf.org/fusion-friday-kabbalat-shabbat-is-back/ Continue Reading...

Jewish Songlines

Congregation Beth Sholom is pleased to sponsor Jewish Songlines: An Exploration of Music & Heritage, presented by Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale as part of PBO’s Jews & Music Initiative. On Thursday, February 8, at 8 p.m., at the Contemporary Jewish Museum, join Nicholas McGegan, renowned cellist Steven Isserlis, and members of the Philharmonia Baroque […] http://bethsholomsf.org/jewish-songlines/ Continue Reading...

Announcing Fusion Friday Kabbalat Shabbat!

Beginning in 2014, the CBS community has gathered on the third Friday of each month to welcome Shabbat with uplifting song. This spirited 3rd Friday Musical Kabbalat Shabbat service has grown in popularity over the past two years, providing its many participants with a transformative experience that is as moving as it is joyful. This […] http://bethsholomsf.org/announcing-fusion-friday-kabbalat-shabbat/ Continue Reading...

Yair Harel visits CBS for Kabbalat Shabbat

Join Israeli performance artist, musician, and community organizer, Yair Harel, for a special musical Kabbalat Shabbat on Friday evening, April 8. Piyyutim (Hebrew liturgical poems) were chanted for centuries throughout the Diaspora. The poems have been adapted to different melodies, evolving into a form of Jewish “world music” in Europe, the Mediterranean, North Africa, and […] http://bethsholomsf.org/yair-harel-visits-cbs-for-kabbalat-shabbat/ Continue Reading...