Learn to chant Torah!By Cantor Susan Caro
Why is the Torah chanted? Does it take special skill? Do I need a good voice? (No!) Could I possibly ever learn to chant from the Torah?
If you have ever wondered about any of the above, welcome to Torah Cantillation, the special code system that anyone can learn to chant from the Torah. This monthly class will teach you the not-so-secret system of Torah chanting, with guidance and time for practice both in class and in between. Chanting Torah here at NVHC is not reserved for B’nai Mitzvah students and clergy; come add your voice to bring life and sound to our sacred text.
Prerequisites: Beginning Hebrew or equivalent (ability to read Hebrew phonetically).
Fee: Members and Tamid students – Free; Non-Members – $36
Text: The Art of Torah Cantillation, $28.95 (comes with CD)
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