Cantor Garfein in Hadassah
Sep 04 , 2018/Category

Senior Cantor Rebecca Garfein is the feature of a a recent issue of Hadassah Magazine on the topic of women breaking into the Reform cantorate, and then going on to comprise 60% of cantors.  Reflecting on leading the High Holy Days Service, Cantor Garfein was quoted as saying, “[…] when you sing those words and go through the litany of ‘Who by stoning, who by fire, starvation, floods,’ it’s sobering. That’s a tough piece of liturgy to deliver, because I look out into the congregation and I don’t know what the year is going to bring.”  Read the entire article by clicking here.