The Art of Torah Cantillation: A Step-by-Step Guide to Chanting Torah Book + CD

URJ Press - Step-by-step exercises and instructions cd of recordings correspond with written exercises Includes both male and female voices on recording Includes glossary, list of parashiyot, High Holy Day cantillation and more! This unique, step-by-step book and compact disc package will lead the novice through each step of learning how to chant Torah.

The only pre-requisite for this course of learning is a basic ability to read Hebrew and a willingness to learn! It is a perfect selection for B'nai Mitzvah students, beginning learners, and for adult education courses. Divided into 13 lessons and additional useful appendices and bibliography, the book allows the reader to "self-teach" the important principles of Torah cantillation.





The Art of Cantillation, Vol. 2: A Step-By-Step Guide to Chanting Haftarot and Mgilot with CD Audio

Urj Press - V. 2. 1. V. A step-by-step guide to changing Haftorah and M'gillot. A step-by-step guide to chanting Torah.





Jewish Music: Its Historical Development Jewish, Judaism

Dover Publications - The mystical songs of the chassidim, the traditions of the Badchonim and Klezmorim, and other important aspects of the history of Jewish folk music are covered in detail as well. The book is written not only for scholars and musicians but also for lay persons interested in a serious study of the subject.

The book is liberally illustrated with every type of music discussed. In this landmark of musical scholarship, the leading 20th-century authority on Jewish music describes and analyzes its elements and characteristics, and chronicles its development from the earliest appearance of Semitic song two thousand years ago to the early 20th century.

Drawing upon years of research, including his own collecting of synagogue and folk songs in Middle Eastern and European Jewish communities, the author examines the music as a tonal expression of Judaism and Jewish life, containing original elements and features reflecting the spiritual aspects of Jewish culture.

Jewish Music: Its Historical Development Jewish, Judaism - The song of the synagogue is traced from its origins in the Middle East through its evolution there and throughout the cultures of Eastern, Central, and Western Europe and the United States. A new introduction by noted scholar Arbie Orenstein highlights the book's enduring values and significance. Technical sections are printed in smaller type, and non-English terms are defined.

For musicologists, and students of jewish history and culture, ethnographers, this fascinating book remains the most comprehensive one-volume study of the development and meaning of Jewish music over a thousand years of history.





Tikkun Torah Lakorim

KTAV Publishing House - Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. The must torah-reading tool for every Torah reader or learner. Parallel texts and torah script help the learner and the reader locate, identify and correct the chant as well as the text Made by hemed Lambda / Urim.





Chanting the Hebrew Bible Student Edition

Jewish Publications Society - Used book in Good Condition. Using jacobson’s highly acclaimed approach, the ancient words come alive in a new, deeply emotional and most accurate way. That life-long experience, combined with an unquenchable desire to reconnect the art of cantillation with the most convincing and accurate treatment of the ancient text possible, led him to create this indispensable teaching tool.

. Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. It is an ideal instructional guide for adult and young-adult students of Torah, and for cantors, for b’nai mitzvah students, rabbis, and Jewish educators of all denominations. Like the original edition, it includes an explanation of the tradition and a description of the practice of chanting, with all its regional variations and grammatical rules.

Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. More than 85 links to the audio cd throughout make it easy for readers to follow examples in sound as well as in print and is invaluable for those who cannot read music. Charts, pronunciation guide, glossary, helpful hints, and indexes to the book and the CD complete the book. Joshua jacobson, professor of music and conductor of the acclaimed Boston-based Zamir Chorale, has been Torah chanting since he was 10 years old.

Chanting the Hebrew Bible Student Edition - There is detailed instruction, with musical notation, the megillot, and shorter instructions for chanting the haftarah, on chanting of Torah, and readings for the High Holy Days. Joshua jacobson’s 2002 edition—the comprehensive 1000-page guide to cantillation—is now available in this condensed, 300-page, user-friendly paperback edition.





Tikkun Korim Hamefoar: Tikun for Reading the Torah with Instructions and Laws in Hebrew and English

Yosher - Note: only the laws in the back of the tikkun are translated into English, the tikkun itself is all Hebrew. Both columns are rendered in the traditional torah script. The tikkun of choice for beginners. Size is 9x12 inches. Also contains every haftorah as well as the five megillot. Beautiful, newly typeset tikkun in a crisp, clear font.

Traditional tikkun layout with 2 identical columns of torah text on each page, one column with the nekudot and cantillation marks, the other column exactly as it appears in the torah. Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. Used book in Good Condition. Dimensions: 9L x 12W in.





Jewish Literacy Revised Ed: The Most Important Things to Know About the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History

William Morrow - Used book in Good Condition. Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. What does it mean to be a jew? how does one begin to answer so extensive a question?In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. In 352 short and engaging chapters, rabbi telushkin discusses everything from the Jewish Bible and Talmud to Jewish notions of ethics to antisemitism and the Holocaust; from the history of Jews around the world to Zionism and the politics of a Jewish state; from the significance of religious traditions and holidays to how they are practiced in daily life.

Jewish Literacy Revised Ed: The Most Important Things to Know About the Jewish Religion, Its People, and Its History - Whether you want to know more about Judaism in general or have specific questions you'd like answered, Jewish Literacy is sure to contain the information you need. Rabbi telushkin's expert knowledge of Judaism makes the updated and revised edition of Jewish Literacy an invaluable reference. What does it mean to be a jew? how does one begin to answer so extensive a question? In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

Widely recognized as one of the most respected and indispensable reference books on Jewish life, tradition, culture, and religion, Jewish Literacy covers every essential aspect of the Jewish people and Judaism. A comprehensive yet thoroughly accessible resource for anyone interested in learning the fundamentals of Judaism, Jewish Literacy is a must for every Jewish home.





Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way

EKS Publishing - Prayerbook hebrew the Easy Way teaches the Hebrew found in all Jewish prayerbooks. This self-paced text is suitable for beginning and intermediate students and is perfect for adult learners. Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. Twenty-one lessons include: oral reviews Vocabulary lists Prayerbook selections Handy grammar and verb charts Exercises Prayerbook and vocabulary selections are based on several Jewish traditions.

Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. A supplement to this book, Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way Companion Audio Tape Set, is also available. Designed for students who can read Hebrew words but do not know what they mean, this text explains grammar so simply that the non-academic community can easily understand it.

Prayerbook Hebrew the Easy Way - Understanding Hebrew is the key to experiencing the richness of Jewish prayer. What does it mean to be a jew? how does one begin to answer so extensive a question? In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Limited Edition Passover Haggadah by Maxwell House Coffee

KRAFT HEINZ FOODS COMPANY - Maisel partnered with Maxwell House to create a limited-edition Passover Haggadah. Hebrew prayers provided with adaptation. For over 85 years the maxwell House Haggadah has been a staple at Passover Seder dinners. It has become the most widely used Haggadah book in the world, providing familiarity and continuity to generations of Jewish families at Passover dinners.

Good to the last drop. Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. The marvelous Mrs. Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. Written in modern, gender-neutral English. Hurry while limited supply of Midge's Haggadah lasts. One limited edition Midge's Passover Haggadah by Maxwell House Coffee. Midge’s haggadah is free with purchase of select Maxwell House Coffees.

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Limited Edition Passover Haggadah by Maxwell House Coffee - Over the past 85 years, the maxwell house family of Coffees has distributed over 50 million copies of the Maxwell House Haggadah, a booklet of Passover Prayers. Free midge's haggadah for Passover with purchase of a participating Maxwell House Coffee product. From breakfast blend to french roast, but the right way, Maxwell House’s signature taste is created through a process that isn’t done the easy way, for 125 years.

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Israel: A History The Schusterman Series in Israel Studies

Brandeis - Based on archival sources and the most up-to-date scholarly research, this authoritative history is a must-read for anyone with a passionate interest in Israel. Weaving together political, including mass immigration, the politics of war and world diplomacy, social, and cultural developments in Palestine under the British mandate, Shapira creates a tapestry through which to understand the challenges of Israeli nation building, shifting cultural norms, and the creation of democratic institutions and a civil society.

References to contemporary diaries, and literature bring a human dimension to this narrative history of Israel from its declaration of independence in 1948 through successive decades of waging war, negotiating peace, memoirs, and building a modern state with a vibrant society and culture. One limited edition Midge's Passover Haggadah by Maxwell House Coffee.

Israel: A History The Schusterman Series in Israel Studies - Dimensions: 9L x 12W in. Made by hemed Lambda / Urim. Used book in Good Condition. Hurry while limited supply of Midge's Haggadah lasts. Free midge's haggadah for Passover with purchase of a participating Maxwell House Coffee product. What does it mean to be a jew? how does one begin to answer so extensive a question? In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

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Chanting the Hebrew Bible, Second, Expanded Edition: The Art of Cantillation

The Jewish Publication Society - His unique step-by-step system of analysis shows how chanting dramatizes and interprets the meaning of the biblical text. Used book in Good Condition. In this encyclopedic text, completely revised and updated in this second edition, Joshua R. Jacobson presents the history of the ancient Jewish tradition of chanting the Bible and a comprehensive explanation of cantillation practice with its grammatical rules and regional variations.

Hebrew prayers provided with adaptation. Free midge's haggadah for Passover with purchase of a participating Maxwell House Coffee product. Written in modern, gender-neutral English. What does it mean to be a jew? how does one begin to answer so extensive a question? In this insightful and completely updated tome, esteemed rabbi and bestselling author Joseph Telushkin helps answer the question of what it means to be a Jew, in the largest sense.

Chanting the Hebrew Bible, Second, Expanded Edition: The Art of Cantillation - Used book in Good Condition. Jacobson also provides complete notation for performing all six musical systems, an extensive guide to pronouncing biblical Hebrew, and pedagogical tips for cantillation teachers. Chanting the hebrew bible, from beginners to advanced readers—from haftarah readers who want to chant from the Torah, fill gaps in their knowledge, Second Edition, will be invaluable to anyone interested in chanting, to Torah chanters who wish to fine-tune their skills, to Bible students seeking greater insight into Masoretic texts, and understand the system they have known only intuitively until now.

This second edition features a week-by-week guide to torah, haftarah, easy-to-read, and megillot readings for Shabbat and holidays; useful new examples and exercises; a new comprehensive general subject index; a new, clear Hebrew font; and a link to a new website with audio recordings and video lessons.

Chanting the hebrew bible will continue to be the definitive work on Torah chanting—the most authoritative guide and reference on the subject.