We invite all Jewish and Interfaith families to join us for High Holiday services and stay the year! Cantor Cory Winter will be joining Rabbi Sandy Rosenstein on the bima for Shabbat services Friday night August 14th at 7:30pm and Shabbat morning, August 15th at 10am. Both the rabbi and cantor are looking forward to working together to create an inspiring and rich High Holiday experience for our community.
Cantor Cory Winter, a native of Chicago, received his Bachelor’s Degree in Music from the University of Wisconsin — Madison and his Master’s Degree in Music from Northwestern University where he was assistant to Margaret Hillis, the renowned conductor of the Chicago Symphony Chorus. He was Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor of the Sacramento Opera for ten years. He founded and conducted the Bay Area Jewish Chorale for the Northern California Board of Cantors, of which he is a Past President.
Cantor Winter studied Chazanut with Max Janowski and Todros Greenberg and is a member of both the American Conference of Cantors and the Cantors Assembly. During his career, he has served both Reform and Conservative synagogues and seeks to combine the best of both traditions in his chanting.
Please click on the link below to download the High Holiday Schedule:
Youth Educational Programs
During the High Holidays, there will be a youth service at 2:30 p.m. on the first day of Rosh Hashanah, Monday September 14th. It will include a discussion of the holiday and the various traditions. There will also be a youth service at 2:30 p.m. on Yom Kippur, Wednesday September 23rd.