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Home of the Toronto Festival Singers

Follow the magic—be part of the most dynamic and unique musical prayer experience in North America! Come explore endless possibilities in Jewish life through our innovative and ground-breaking musical approach to all things Jewish. Join us and see what everyone’s talking about!



Thanks for all the positive feedback about our services. What a response! Click here to read what people are saying about us.

Two new classes on Sunday mornings, starting Feb 25!

1. Brush Up Your Siddur

Hebrew a little rusty? That’s okay! This is for people who can read Hebrew, even just a little, and want to understand what we’re singing about at every Shabbat service!

Five classes beginning Feb 25
10:00 – 11:00 AM
Members $50
Non-members $90

2. Lively Learning with Cantor Simon

Our brilliantly entertaining Cantor Simon Spiro shares and discusses the secrets of the weekly Parsha. You’ll be riveted each week. Torah was never this much fun!
Five classes beginning Feb 25
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Free Admission

Sing with us! Two New Song Shul Choirs just started!

1. Downtown Sound Children’s Choir

Kids sing with Cantor Spiro, on the bimah and in concert
Thursdays 6:30 – 7:15 PM
Click here for details

2. Special Voices for Adults with Disabilities

Great songs, great friends, great fun!
Tuesdays 5:00 – 6:00 PM
Click here for details

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

Purim at The Song Shul—Wednesday, Feb 28
Musical Interactive Megillah!

No one tells the Purim story the way we do!
First we have our fast-paced Megillah reading, so come help us drown out Haman’s name with hands, feet, voice, greggars, and noisemakers (both musical and “noisical”).
Then stick around for The Song Shul’s crazy musical re-telling of the Purim story with our rockin’ singalong. Don’t worry about forgetting lyrics — they’re projected on a big screen for you!
Featuring our live professional band Mordechai and the Amalekites
Hosted by Cantor Simon & Aliza
Great prizes for costumes (seriously – great prizes!)
Cash Bar

$10 includes refreshments
Children under 12 FREE!
Wednesday, February 28
7 PM
Rinx Real Entertainment Centre
65 Orfus Road

Partner with us and be a sponsor for this exciting evening:
King ($1,000), Shushan Mayor ($500), or Chamberlain ($360).
Get a full tax receipt, be recognized on The Royal Banner, choose a song for the singalong, receive free tickets for your family & friends. Contact info@songshul.com for details .

Here’s why everyone is flocking to The Song Shul:

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!
Click here for more information.