FREE STUFF FOR MUSICIANS & SONGLEADERS
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- Lesson Plans and Programs
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Naomi’s Lead Sheets
Want to learn Naomi’s music? Free PDF leadsheets below.
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- 8 Nights
- Elohai (Breathe)
- Gibor (Hero)
- Meshuga’at (Crazy)
- New Light (Or Chadash)
- Ptach lanu sha’ar
- Shma Yisrael (Listen Israel)
- Thank You (English and Hebrew) (Transcription available through URJ Books and Music)
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Naomi’s Featured Lessons and Programs
Naomi’s Articles and Publications
Naomi’s Favorite Websites
Music Resources and Tools
- Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts – just what it sounds like!
- Shironet – AMAZING database of Israeli songs – some have chords and some are just lyrics. (must be able to navigate in Hebrew)
- Hebrew Songs – pretty comprehensive database of Hebrew songs and translations
- Piyut – An incredible modern resource for ancient Hebrew religious poems and music
- Zmirot Database – an awesome collection of songs often sung on Shabbat or Holidays
Cutting edge Jewish Spiritual and Educational programs
- Storahtelling Lab/Shul – an everybody friendly experimental community for sacred Jewish gatherings in NYC. (Naomi is a founding company member.)
- Jewish Journeys Project – a revolutionary Jewish education program for kids in NYC. (Naomi is part of the faculty)
Jewish Text Resources
- Mechon Mamre – easily usable (cut and paste) Hebrew text of the Tanach/Hebrew Bible (JPS 1918 translation)
- Midrash Rabbah – English translation of the incredible commentary on the Torah.
- Sefaria – incredible open-source Jewish text site – give and get!
- Jewish Encyclopedia – need I say more?
- Tefilat Shabbat – all of Kabbalat Shabbat (welcoming) and Maariv (evening service) in Hebrew that cuts and pastes!