Jesse Monteagudo

Cong. Etz Chaim presents Debbie Friedman Chanukah Concert

Filed By Jesse Monteagudo | November 13, 2009 10:00 AM | comments

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Congregation Etz Chaim, Wilton Manors' only synagogue, proudly presents the world famous, Jewish singer-songwriter Debbie Friedman in a Chanukah Concert on Saturday, December 12, at 8:00 p.m. The c+ncert will be held at Temple Beth Torah, 9101 N.W. 57th Street, in Tamarac.

"Debbie Friedman has created a powerful and euphoric body of work," says the New York Times. For more than three decades, Friedman ( has given the world music that is transformative, offering joy and comfort, hope and faith, healing and inspiration. She has released more than 20 albums and has performed in sold out concerts around the world. As a songwriter, she is credited with creating a whole new genre of contemporary, accessible Jewish music. Some of Friedman's Chanukah songs appeared in her album "Light These Lights: Chanukah Songs for the Whole Family." Her latest album is "As You Go On Your Way: Shacharit - The Morning Prayer," published by Farf & Gribz Records.

Tickets to the CEC/Debbie Friedman Chanukah Concert are $65 for the Front Center sections, $50 for the Side Front Sections, and $30 for the Rear Sections. Special $18 Rear Section seats are available for youth sixteen and under. For more information and ticket sales send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Congregation Etz Chaim, 1881 N.E. 26 Street, Suite 100, Wilton Manors, FL 33305 or call (954) 567-8599 ext. 1 starting on October 26, 2009.

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