Kabbalat Shabbat / Evening

Prayers for Shabbat

Worship Adonai with gladness! Come into God’s presence with singing. (Psalm 100:2)

These prayers were recorded live at Temple Beth Israel in Skokie, IL in 5780 / 2019-2020 for the purposes of education for the congregation.

Rabbi Michael Weinberg, guitar and voice
Director of Music Marla Aviva Bentley, voice and conductor
TBI Accompanist Jennifer McCabe, piano
Koleynu: The Temple Beth Israel Adult Choir
Special guests include: Rob Weinberg, guitar and voice, Christopher Mahieu, piano, Philip Seward, piano

Prayer books: Mishkan T’filah for Shabbat, and Mishkan T’filah for Weekdays and Festivals, published by the CCAR.

Primary sources of music include Shireinu and Gates of Song, available for purchase from Transcontinental Music Publishing, or directly from linked composers. Temple Beth Israel is licensed to stream through JLicense: #A-700135.

To stream Shabbat, Holiday and Festival services: www.tbiskokie.org

To read my articles on music and prayer, go to the Chai Notes column of the TBI Bulletin.

When we sing, we pray twice.

Kabbalat Shabbat & Arvit – Evening

Evening page 13 in MT:
Ya’aloz Sadai (Psalm 96) – Nava Tehila

Evening page 15 in MT:
Hariu l’Adonai – Leon Sher

Evening page 17 in MT:
Rom’mu – Craig Taubman

Evening page 20-21 in MT:
L’cha Dodi – Kol Haneshama

L’cha Dodi – Craig Taubman

L’cha Dodi – Josh Warshawsky

L’cha Dodi – Ashkenazic/Glaser

Evening page 22 / Morning page 96 in MT:
Mizmor Shir (Psalm 92) – Unknown #249 Shireinu

Tov L’hodot (Psalm 92) – Nava Tehila

Tov L’hodot (Psalm 92) – Beth Styles

Tov L’hodot (Psalm 92) – Ken Chasen

Tzadik Katamar (Psalm 92) – Lewandowski

Evening page 26 / Morning page 108 in MT:
Chatzi Kaddish – Shabbat Nusach

Sh’ma Uvirchoteha – Sh’ma and her blessings

Evening page 28 / Morning page 108 in MT:
Bar’chu – Ben Siegel

Bar’chu – Rick Recht

Bar’chu – Rachelle Nelson

Evening page 30 in MT:
Ma’ariv Aravim

Evening page 34-35 / Morning page 114-115 in MT:
Sh’ma – Sulzer

Sh’ma – Debbie Friedman

Evening page 36 / Morning page 116 in MT:
V’ahavta – Torah Trope

Evening page 40 in MT:
Mi Chamocha/V’neemar

Evening page 44 in MT:
V’sham’ru – Debbie Friedman

V’sham’ru – Craig Taubman