Cantor Raquel P. Gershon

Bio

Cantor Raquel Pomerantz Gershon

Hazzan Raquel Pomerantz Gershon is an award-winning singer, composer and teacher of Jewish music, devoted to sharing her passion for Jewish music and tefillah to bring people closer to God and Judaism. She is an expert, beloved teacher, experienced with students of all ages and abilities, whose soulful voice and warm engaging personality inspire congregational participation in prayer and in all aspects of Jewish life.  Raquel's original music includes songs of faith, hope and gratitude which will touch your soul and uplift your spirit. 

Some highlights of Raquel's performing career include:
soloist with the Jerusalem Chamber Choir on concert tours in Israel, Germany & Norway
performing at the Olympic torch relay ceremonies--opening for Aretha Franklin
entertaining at CAJE conferences, Hava Nashira, & NewCAJE. 
singing in cantorial concerts alongside several renowned hazzanim
singing Hatikvah at the AIPAC National Summit at Cowboys Stadium
featured performer at community-wide Yom Hazikaron, Yom Haatzmaut & Yom Hashoah programs