Hadar DC: Joey Weisenberg’s Rising Song Workshop

Joey Weisenberg
In Person
Date and Time
Subscribe to Master Classes ($18/Month) to join DC Area Workshop


Joey Weisenberg, renowned musician and founder of Hadar’s Rising Song Institute, will visit Washington, DC and Maryland on February 25, 2024 to teach how to grow musical communities from the ground up!

  • Workshop #1 will be held at Bender JCC, 6125 Montrose Rd, Rockville, MD
  • Workshop #2 is at EDCJCC, 1529 16th St NW, Washington, DC

Immerse yourself in the vibrant tapestry of Jewish music and discover its potential to enrich your own musical expressions. Whether you’re a prayer leader hoping to infuse music into communal tefilot, a musician looking to expand your Jewish soundscape, or just someone who loves music — come sing, learn, ask questions, and enjoy! Join us to:

  • Explore the deep wellspring of Jewish melody
  • Feel the transformative power of communal song
  • Discover pathways into music as a spiritual practice

No prior musical experience is necessary! The workshop is open to anyone seeking to deepen their understanding and appreciation of Jewish music.

Before and after the workshop, delve even further into the Jewish musical landscape with Joey's comprehensive Master Classes in Jewish Song and Prayer. Expand your knowledge and deepen your practice with 18 courses covering everything from communal song (nigun) and  prayer-leading (nusah) to composition and instruments. Stay connected with virtual events and become part of a vibrant online community. Subscribing members of Joey’s Master Classes attend this workshop for free!

To reserve your spot, subscribe here: https://www.joeyweisenberg.com/rising-song-workshop-dc-february-2024

Please note that we are offering the same workshop at two locations, NOT two workshops. Please attend only one. 

This workshop is co-sponsored by DC Minyan, Shaare Torah, Adat Shalom, Tikvat Israel, Rosh Pina, Fabrangen, New Synagogue Project, Oseh Shalom, Adas Israel, and Ohr Kodesh.

Faculty Bio

Joey Weisenberg

Joey Weisenberg is the founder and director of Hadar’s Rising Song Institute. He is the author of Building Singing Communities, a practical guide to bringing people together in song, as well as The Torah of Music, a treasury of Jewish teachings and insights about the spiritual nature of music, which received the National Jewish Book Award in 2017. Joey has released eight albums of original music, most recently L’eila, available on Rising Song Records.