Seeding the Tree is a mostly improvised, entirely inspired musical oddyssey that explores themes of nature, mysticism, ancestry and the feminine in Judaism.
Lead Vocals: Rebekka Goldsmith
Violin: Alisa Rose
Clarinet: Ben Goldberg
Piano: Julie Wolf
Bass: Zach Ostroff
Percussion: Scott Amendola
Vocals on Crossroads: Gayanne Geurin
Vocals on A Time for Love: R' Arik Labowitz
Producer: Julie Wolf
Engineer: Adam Munoz
Recorded at Fantasy Records and 25th Street Studios, Berkeley, CA
Mastering: Ken Lee Mastering
Poems (used with permission):
Creation: Second Hymn to the Shekhina by Rabbi Rachel Adler
Crossroads: Crossroads by Rabbi Jill Hammer
On Sunday, 1/16/22, four Jewish spiritual and musical leaders, Rebekka Goldsmith, Batya Levine, Jessie Reagen Mann and Rabbi Micah Shapiro took us on a musical journey to honor the new year for trees.
Presented and Produced by the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History and Hadar's Rising Song Institute.
Avinu Malkeinu - composed by Max Janowski
December 15, 2021 - Daily Meditation guest leader Rebekka Goldsmith shares a sound practice with the IJS meditation community.
Kabbalat Shabbat and Sacred Music Concert, October 2021.
Mi Kamocha by Shir Yaakov Feit
What does it mean to, "be the shofar?"
scroll to the time 2:17:46 and find out
Kabbalat Shabbat service
Leading the audience during a performance by the Rising Song Residents at the United Synogogue of Hoboken, January 2020.
See an intimate glimpse of the singing class from Path with Art, a non-profit organization that utilizes the arts to build community for people overcoming homelessness, addiction and traumas. Music Director: Rebekka Goldsmith.
May 20, 2018, the Path with Art Singers received a grant to record their favorite repertoire. This is a video documenting this momentous day!
Rebekka Goldsmith, Emile Hassan Dyer, Denise Gantt, Trelawny Rose