Special Music Programs



Simchat Torah
This joyous service celebrating the completing of the yearly Torah reading cycle and the beginning of a new cycle is accompanied by an expanded band of instruments and includes the traditional Hakafot (dancing with the Torah scrolls).

Interfaith Thanksgiving Celebration
Our annual ecumenical celebration with readings and musical selections will be led by our clergy and clergy from the Yorkville area. This beautiful program features musical offerings by Cantor Todd Kipnis, Kol Rinnah (our adult chorale), Shaaray School of Rock, and the New York City Young People’s Chorus. 

Shabbat Chanukah
An extravaganza of light and music. Join all of our choirs and bring your own Chanukiyah (menorah) to light along with the congregation. 

Kabbalat Shabbat Service honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. 
A spirited evening of music in honor of Dr. King and his legacy with all of our choirs, our Shaaray Tefila Band and the Harlem Gospel Choir. An inspiring evening of commemoration and joy.

Meet the Choir – Erev Shabbat Service
The service will be followed by a special oneg including a musical program presented by our professional choir and accompanist and cantors.