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Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

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Kol Emet: The Jewish Music Project, is Beth Emet's music committee dedicated to providing the congregation and greater Chicago Jewish community with rich Jewish musical experiences. The Kol Emet concert series features two concerts per year and a special Shabbat service that explores Jewish composers from yesterday and today.

 
RebbeSoul

Saturday, April 22, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. - CANCELED

Kol Emet Shabbat

Friday, June 9, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.
This year, Kol Emet will be commissioning a piece by a young composer who will be mentored by the well-known Jewish composer, Cantor Gerald Cohen. The piece will be premiered in a music and ruach filled Kol Emet Shabbat where we will honor this new up-and-coming composer.

Become a subscriber to Kol Emet: The Jewish Music Project’s 2016/2017 season.
For $270 you will receive a pair of tickets to Kol Zimrah, RebbeSoul, the Mogul Concert, and dinner following Kol Emet Shabbat. In addition, this spring Cantor Friedman will be hosting a festive end of the year party for sponsors and members of the Kol Emet Committee. To become a subscriber contact Wendy or call 847-869-4230 ext. 306.

 

 

 

 

 

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Beth Emet is a diverse, multigenerational Reform community with a dynamic approach to Judaism. Our congregation seeks to create a spiritually vibrant, socially conscious, intellectually challenging, and deeply caring environment firmly rooted in Jewish tradition and values.

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