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Follow the magic—come explore endless possibilities in Jewish life through our innovative and ground-breaking musical approach to all things Jewish.

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Thursday night, February 25
6:45 PM Megillah Reading
7:30 PM Shmooze Break
7:45 PM Interactive Las Vegas Megillah

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8-8-8. . . . Chanukah with The Song Shul
Eight nights. Eight minutes. Eight o’clock.

Music, magic, laughter, celebrity guests, something for everyone!

Click here for 75-second highlight reel of 8-8-8 Chanukah

Click to re-watch First Night – “Chanukah Classics”
Click to re-watch Second Night – “How Do You Spell Hanuka”
Click to re-watch Third Night – “The Dreidel’s Lament” with Gabi Epstein
Click to re-watch Fourth Night – “I Have A Little Dreidel” Doo Wop with Chilina Kennedy
Click to re-watch Fifth Night – “Chanukah Gospel” with Jackie Richardson
Click to re-watch Sixth Night – “Let It Shine” with Amy Sky
Click to re-watch Seventh Night – “Jazz Medley” with Yaron Gershovsky
Click to re-watch Eighth Night – “Al HaNisim” with Dudu Fisher

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Due to the Covid shutdown, The Song Shul’s pre-recorded music-themed Shabbat services have been put on hold.

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Discover 5781 at The Song Shul! (Click to read more)

Aaaaaand. . . .

The Song Shul in the News! Read about us in
The Toronto Star and
Niv, the newest contemporary Canadian Jewish magazine

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From 20 episodes of The Shalom Aleichem Series to the Love Letter to Jerusalem (35,000+ views) and the history-making High Holy Day Radio Broadcast, there is so much to hear as you enjoy the signature musical sound of The Song Shul!

Enjoy The Song Shul’s Music Videos!

Two in Love on Tu B’Av – an original song for the most romantic day of the Jewish calendar

Tatenyu – the beautiful song by Kenny Karen, presented by Cantor Simon for Father’s Day

Torah Torah – Cantor Simon and many of The Toronto Festival Singers get together virtually to sing one of the favourite signature songs from The Song Shul repertoire

Love Letter to Jerusalem – In honour of Jerusalem Day, Cantor Simon and Aliza perform this tribute. Over 35,000 views!

Musical Jewish Heritage Adventures with Cantor Simon & Aliza!

Cantors Assembly Historic Mission to Italy

This trip has been cancelled for 2020. Stay tuned for details about rescheduling for future.

Due to the current pandemic, the following trips have been put on hold. Please check back for news of the new dates of our musical journeys:
October 25-29, 2020 New York City
January 2021 (exact dates TBA) Cuba
July 26-August 5, 2021 England
October 23-November 8, 2022 China

Here’s why everyone is flocking to The Song Shul: A Community in Harmony

  • Cantor Simon Spiro and the fabulous Toronto Festival Singers
    You’ve never heard anything like it
  • Davening in-the-round
    So easy to sing with us
  • A compelling and to-the-point Staccato Sermonette
    If you don’t hit oil after 8 minutes, stop boring
  • The whimsical Torah Bubble Parade
    You saw it here first!
  • Music Mini-yan
    For little ones
  • The Shabbat Starbucks Coffee Lounge
    For not-so-little ones
  • Best kiddush in town!
    Seriously…everyone sticks around
And much more!
We meet two Shabbatot a month, plus all festivals.
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Get ready for Shabbat with
The Shalom Aleichem Series

Each week for 20 weeks during the shutdown, Cantor Simon and Aliza introduced a different melody for Shalom Aleichem followed by musical highlights from Kabbalat Shabbat. Perfect musical moments before Shabbat!

Click here to see all episodes of the Shalom Aleichem series.
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Exciting ongoing programs at The Song Shul!

Due to COVID-19, some of these programs are currently suspended, and others are taking place through Zoom. Contact info@songshul for more information.

Many Lives, One People:
Growing up Jewish Around the World
One Wednesday evening each month
7:00 – 8:00 PM

Lo Levad (“Not Alone”)
Support group for people with family members who suffer from mental illness.
Every other Tuesday evening at 7:30 PM

Ladies’ Rosh Chodesh Group
1st Monday of the Hebrew month.
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Uptown Sound adult choir
Thursdays, 7:30 – 9:30 PM

Yad Squad Torah Reading
Thursdays, 6:30 – 7:30 PM

Special Voices choir for adults with disabilities
Thursdays 5:30 – 6:30 PM

Downtown Sound children’s choir
Tuesdays 5:00 – 5:45 PM

Alef-Bet Challenge
Sunday mornings
11:00 AM – 12:00 noon

Brush Up Your Siddur
Sunday mornings
10 – 11:00 AM

Lively Learning with Cantor Spiro
Sunday mornings
11:00 AM – noon

Listen to some of our music

Mi She’asah Nissim (Blessing for the New Month)
Cantor Simon Spiro and the Toronto Festival Singers (in concert)
Cantor Simon Spiro and the Toronto Festival Singers
Refa’eynu (Song for Healing)
Cantor Simon Spiro