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Motzen Records Chabad Niggun

Cantor Yaakov Motzen films himself singing Ki Hinei to the tune of a Chabad Niggun composed in the late 19th century by Rabbi Sholom Charitonow. WATCH

Videos: Maestro Sobol Funeral Procession

Videos from the funeral procession for Maestro Dr Mordechai Sobol of Blessed Memory. WATCH

Brook Records Janowski’s Avinu Malkeinu

Israeli Cantor Leizer Brook has a released his own version of Avinu Malkeinu, composed by Max Janowski. LISTEN

TV Segment on High Holiday Preps

A TV segment on Cantors preparations for the High Holidays interviewed Ashkenazic Cantors Tzvi Weiss, Chaim Adler and sephardi Cantor Moshe Chabusha. WATCH

Maestro Mordechai Sobol, OB”M

The cantorial world mourns the sudden passing of Maestro Dr. Mordechai Sobol OB"M. MORE

Birkat Kohanim (Glantz)

Cantor Netanel Illowitzky singing the Kohanic blessing (Glantz) at a recent concert. WATCH

Part Two: Selichot 5778 Roundup

From Miami Beach to London, Selichot 5778 Roundup, part two including Cantors Yaakov Motzen, Israel Rand, Moti Boyer and other cantors. WATCH

“The Soul” by Cantor Chaim Gantz

Watch this unique cantorial improvisation to the prayer Haneshama Lach, the soul is yours Hashem, from the Selichot service, sung by Cantor Chaim Gantz. WATCH

Los Angeles to London: Selichot 5778 Roundup

From Melbourne to Los Angeles and from London to Jerusalem, tens of thousands gathered on Saturday night, 1st of Septmeber for the first Selichot service welcoming the new Jewish year, 5779. WATCH

Lesches Releases “Unetane Tokef”

Cantor Yisroel Lesches has released the second video in the series “The Synagogue Sessions” titled Unetane Tokef. WATCH, MORE

Selichot Rehearsal with Boyer

Cantor Motti Boyer will be making his debut performance in the United Kingdom, this Saturday night, September 1st, 2018. WATCH

Haben Yakir Li

Cantor Yossi Pomerantz singing Haben Yakir Li at a recent wedding. WATCH

Selichot With Boyer, Helfgot, Motzen & More

Chazonus.com has compiled a list of prominent Selichot services across the United States and The UK. MORE INFORMATION

Kevodo (Malavsky)

Cantor Chaim Gantz singing and playing Kevodo (S. Malavsky) with some minor improvisations. WATCH

Stern & Mizrahi Sing Rachem

Rachem, Have Mercy Hashem, composed my Mana Zucca and sung by Cantors Moshe Stern and Alberto Mizrahi, presented in connection with the month of Elul, the Jewish month of compassion and forgiveness. WATCH, LISTEN

New Series: Cantorial and Jazz

Lincoln Square Assistant Cantor Yisroel Lesches is a cantor who in his own words is "a massive fan of jazz". READ MORE, WATCH

Boyer Sings at Brother’s Wedding

Cantor Hillel Boyer celebrated his wedding this in Israel. His brother Cantor Motti Boyer was in full form singing during the Chuppa ceremony and the wedding. WATCH

Kedusha Set to Godfather Theme

Chazonus meets the Godfather: Kedusha of Shacharit set to the tune of The Godfather theme. WATCH

Barziliai to Release New Album

Cantor Shmuel Barzilai, chief cantor of the Israelitische Kultusgemeinde in Vienna, Austria will be releasing a new album in the coming months. MORE INFORMATION

Cantor Releases Chuppa Video

A complete cantorial Chuupa would be be the best way to sum Cantor Binyamin Neufield's new music videoWATCH