Join us as we usher in the 5782 High Holy Day season with melodies, prayers and piyyutim (liturgical poems) from around the world with an inspirational Selihot Service, in partnership with the Sephardic Heritage Alliance.
Featuring Ashkenazi, Sephardi, Persian, and Babylonian Traditions and Melodies.
Saturday, August 28, 2021
Refreshments in the tent at 8:30 p.m. before the service.
Selihot Service at 9:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.
The service will be streamed on YouTube Live.
Rabbi Howard Stecker and Rabbi Daniel Schweber welcome the leadership of Hazzan Brian Shamash who will share the pulpit with his childhood teacher Hazzan Farid Dardashti. Hazzan Dardashti holds the distinction of being the first Iranian-born international concert artist and hazzan in the western world. He comes from a long line of classical Iranian vocal artists. His father, known as the “Nightingale of Iran,” was internationally acclaimed.