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and see what everyone’s talking about!

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Next Shabbat Service – March 2, Shabbat Shekalim

Due to capacity limitations, entry for non-members to our services requires pre-registration and a printed (free) ticket. Click here to register.

Special Guest from Israel!

Our renowned Shabbat morning service just became even more exciting as
The Song Shul welcomes
Special Guest Speaker
ROY N. Major (Reserve)
Special Forces Duvdevan,
the elite IDF unit that inspired the TV Drama FAUDA.


And this is in addition to our amazing musical davening with Cantor Simon Spiro and the Toronto Festival Singers! There is no service like this anywhere!

Music. Meaning. Inspiration.

We meet at Bialik Hebrew Day School
2760 Bathurst Street (at Viewmount)
9:00 – 11:30 AM
but come whenever you can. . .

Click here for tickets.

Siddur Fundraising Project!

Let’s be on the same page! The Song Shul is getting ready to purchase a special Song Shul edition of the Koren Siddur. Our two leading sponsors—Steeles Memorial Chapel and Ron Lustig & Naomi Himel—have gotten us started. Now it’s your turn! Celebrate a simcha or commemorate a yahrzeit with a meaningful Siddur donation. Click 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! We meet two Shabbatot a month, plus all festivals. Click here for more information.

Exciting ongoing programs at The Song Shul!

Many Lives, One People
Wednesday, Feb 27th
7:00 – 8:00 PM

Ladies’ Rosh Chodesh Group
Monday, March 11, 2019 at noon

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

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

Alef-Bet Challenge
Sundays at 11:00 AM
and Wednesdays at 5:00 PM

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

Downtown Sound children’s choir
Thursdays, 6:30 – 7:15 PM

Special Voices choir for adults with disabilities
Tuesdays, 5:00 – 6:00 PM

Click to read Fighting for What Matters, Senator Linda Frum’s Rosh Hashana sermon at The Song Shul, as published in the Toronto Sun

Click to read Comments on Pittsburgh from a Jewish Diasporic Millennial, Tiphaera Ziner-Cohen’s November 17 sermonette at The Song Shul, as published in The Times of Israel.

Who else has spoken at The Song Shul? Click here to find out!

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)
Yism’chu Cantor Simon Spiro and the Toronto Festival Singers
Refa’eynu (Song for Healing) Cantor Simon Spiro