Choir at The Emanuel enhances our services on festivals, and also serves as a social, musical, and spiritual outlet for our members.
Adult Choir, for ages 13 and above. Must be a lover of Jewish music! No auditions necessary; those wishing to join Kol Shirenu must meet with the Hazzan to determine voice placement. Non Synagogue members are welcome. Fern Cohen is our Assistant Director and Accompanist, and Ruth Weiner serves as coordinator.
Kol Shirenu Performances: High Holy Day Services – Shabbat Shira (The Sabbath of Song). – The Sharon Barshay Music Service or Concert in the spring, – Senior residences including St. Mary’s Home and Hebrew Health Care – Wadsworth Atheneum.
(L) Kol Shirenu performing Hanuka songs at Wadsworth Atheneum.
Junior Choir at St. Mary Home.
The Emanuel Junior Choir:
For children grades 3rd – 7th. All levels welcome. We have performed at: Services and concerts at the synagogue, Hughes Health and Rehabilitation Center, and at Holiday Stroll in West Hartford Center.