Music + Choirs

Music + Choirs at Shaare Emeth

Music is an integral part of worship and daily life at Congregation Shaare Emeth. Under the direction of Cantor Seth Warner and Musician-In-Residence Lucy Greenbaum, our music is lively, meaningful, and participatory.

We invite you to Shaare Your Voice through involvement in one of our choirs.

High Holiday Choir

Join Cantor Warner, Ben Silvermintz, and Orin Johnson for approachable and meaningful music-making that will enhance our worship beyond measure.

Rehearsals are on Tuesday evenings beginning August 15, continuing through the High Holidays. Exact times are still forthcoming.

Rehearsal Dates:

August 15 • August 22 • August 29 • September 5 • September 9* • September 12 • September 19

*Saturday of Selichot

Questions? Want to join us? Email or call Stacy Jespersen at or (314) 569-0010.

Shir Emeth Youth Choir

Calling all 3rd-7th graders! Shaare Emeth would love for you to join our youth choir open to the whole community: Shir Emeth. All singing levels are welcome to join us; all you need is a good attitude!

Get ready for a fun year of music together with fun performances at holiday celebrations, Shabbat services, sporting events, STL community events, retirement homes, and more!

Contact Lucy Greenbaum, Director of Youth Engagement and Musician-In-Residence, if you’re interested.

Winter Weather: January 14, 2024

Religious School Canceled

Due to the predicted weather forecast for Sunday, January 14, all Sunday Religious School programming has been canceled. We appreciate your understanding and support. The temple offices and our religious school will reopen on Tuesday, after the Martin Luther King, Jr. Day holiday.