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Saturday, February 16 • 10:45pm - Sunday, February 17 •12:00pm
A Zmir-In: Sharing Many Melodies for Shabbat Table Songs

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Bring your tape recorders, smartphones, and musical instruments. Together we will sing through all of the Shabbat Zmirot (table songs), sharing and recording as many different melodies for each of them as any of us can conjure.  At Limmud NY last year, we made it through the hymns for Friday night.  This time we will begin with the Shabbat lunchtime zmirot. Come chant, recollect, and learn!

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Jonathan D Zimet

Jonathan Zimet, rabbi and musician, has led programs at National Havurah Committee Institutes, synagogues, Hillels, and more. He draws on his background to make music and folk cultures come alive: making nusach (melodies) accessible to lay people; opening our Zemirot’s (traditional songs) rich allegories to the wider public with an English commentary he is writing. His choral programs, featuring diverse music, led to annual Shir Hashirim... Read More →

Saturday February 16, 2013 10:45pm - Sunday February 17, 2013 12:00pm
Monroe concourse level