Joey Weisenberg in New Mexico
Jewish Community Artist in Residence
Joey Weisenberg cultivates the grassroots musical-spiritual creativity of the Jewish people. A virtuosic, once in a generation master, Joey Weisenberg works as a multi-instrumental musician, singer, composer, and teacher. A devoted student and teacher of ancient and traditional Jewish melodies, Joey also teaches online master classes in Jewish song and prayer through the Hadar Rising Song Institute. He is most well-known for his composition of new nigunim and Jewish melodies that have moved and inspired Jews around the world.
Joey works to educate and train communities around the world to unlock their musical-spiritual potential and make music a vibrant, joy-filled force in Jewish life. This will be his first visit to New Mexico. Don’t miss this very special musical artist in residence.
This program is an initiative of Shabbat with Friends NM, the JCC of ABQ and a growing list of Jewish organizations. If you wish to be a volunteer organizer, donor, or sponsoring organization, please contact Rabbi Dov Gartenberg at firstname.lastname@example.org or Suzanne Savage at email@example.com.
Listen to Joey’s most recent release on Rising Song Records, L’eila, a stirring musical interpretation of the Kaddish.
Please stay tuned for more information.
Rabbi Dov Gartenberg
Rabbi Dov is the founder of Shabbat with Friends NM. He became a rabbi at 29 after schooling at UC Berkely, Harvard, and the Jewish Theological Seminary. He has maintained a blog for over twenty years, giving commentary on a wide range of themes, concerns, and passions.