Study with Cantor Sharett-Singer

Liturgical Hebrew

Designed to enable our congregants to read the prayers and blessings of our services and rituals. The course is very individualized so that Cantor Sharett-Singer is able to teach students who are reading at a beginner’s level. Each class will also provide opportunities to practice speaking modern Hebrew.  

The upcoming cycle is on the following Tuesdays from 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM: October 29; November 5, 12, 19, 26; December 3.

Second cycle: December 10, 17; January 7, 14, 21, 28

Tuition is $125.00 for each of the 6 week cycles which conclude in May. To register, email cantorsharrettsinger@riverdaletemple.org

The Art of Torah Cantillation

Learn, step-by-step, the knowledge of the Torah trope cantillation system, as well as the skills of being a Gabbai, the assistant to the Torah reader during the service. This class is intended for those who possess a basic level of Hebrew-reading fluency, as well as those who wish to fine-tune their cantillation skills. Highly recommended for the Adult Bar/Bat Mitzvah class participants.

10 sessions on Wednesdays from 8:00pm to 9:15pm.

March 4, 11, 18; April: 1, 22, 29; May 6, 13, 20, 27.

The class is free and open to members.