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Kabbalat Shabbat Music by Cantor Moshe Weisblum

The nusach, musical modes and tunes for the Friday night service as sung by Rabbi Moshe Weisblum. WATCH

Trailer: New York Cantors

PBS broadcasting station has released a special feature titled New York Cantors, featuring Cantors Azi Shwartz, Netanel Herstik and Yanky Lemmer. Watch the three minutes trailer in the full article. WATCH HERE

Rehearsal in Cologne, Germany

Cantors in Cologne, Germanyy rehearsing a cantorial composition by Cantor Binyamin Munk. WATCH

Poll Open: Vote Your Favorite Cantor

Today, Friday, begins the vote for the winner of the cantorial vocal competition. Now you can vote your favorite cantor in the full article. CLICK TO VOTE

Purim Kiddush by IDF Cantor

Enjoy this humorous edition of Kiddush for Purim as sung by Cantor Aryeh Braun, the Chief IDF Cantor for many years. WATCH

Pesach Cleaning Uncovers Composition

While cleaning and sorting through his belongings for Pesach, Cantor Motti Boyer was surprised and delighted to discover the notes to a composition he had written. MORE, VIDEO

Avremi Roth at Shabbat Shira Concert

Two video clips of Cantor Avremi Roth from the post Shabbat Shira concert that took place in Jerusalem. WATCH

Shoshanat Yaakov Compilation

L: Cantor Moshe Stern R: Cantor Yaakov Motzen
A compilation of the Purim song Shoshanat Yaakov as sung by world famous Cantors Moshe Stern, Yaakov Motzen and more. WATCH

Chazan Yaakov Rosten Sings Kol Hashem

London born Chazan Yaakov Rosten, singing Kol Hashem, an improvisation on the Nusach for this prayer that is recited on Shabbat evening. LISTEN

Hurwitz Releases Debut Single

Brooklyn born Cantor Aryeh Leib Hurwitz has released his first debut single "Sheyiboneh"-combining Cantorial Music with Jazz Music for a new rendition of this classic. LISTEN

NEW: Cantorial Vocal Competition is excited to announce the launch of an online cantorial vocal competition. MORE

Next Week: Shabbat Chazanut

Save the date: Cantorial Shabbat with Cantor David Weinbach and Maestro Yankele Rottner. MORE INFORMATION

Helfgot at Shabbos Shira Concert

Video clips of world renown Cantor Yitzchak Meir Helfgot performing at the conclusion of the Cantorial Shabbos Shira in Jerusalem, Israel. WATCH VIDEOS

Shema Yisrael (Glantz)

A recent recording of Cantor Motti Boyer singing Shema Yisrael, a composition by Cantor Leib Glantz. WATCH

Spontaneous Boi Kallah (Hallelujah)

Watch Cantor David Weinbach break into a spontaneous rendition of Boi Kallah to the tune of Leonard Cohen's Halleuljah. WATCH, FULL STORY

Cantor Isidoro Abramowicz

Cantor Isidoro Abramowicz chanting the memorial prayer at the Stockholm Great Synagogue on International Remembrance Day of the Holocaust, 27 January 2018. WATCH

Nusach Green: Veanpoho

Cantor Avremi Roth presents the track Veanpoho from the album Nusach Green-Shabbos, produced in collaboration with famed Jewish composer Yossi Green. MORE INFORMATION

Cantor Zvi Lider “Ant Hu D’Shalit”

Cantor Zvi Lider singing "Ant Hu D'Shalit" at the "Epic Bar Mitzvah of the Century" for Leizer Galperin. WATCH

Rachem Na

Cantor Ezra Lubelsky singing Rachem Na (composed by Cantor Yossele Rosenblatt) at a Bar Mitzva in London. WATCH

Rozo DeShabbos by Cantor Zucker

Cantor Berel Zucker singing Rozo Deshabbos, a Chassidic composition made famous by Cantor Pierre Pinchik. WATCH