Music Resources

URJ Music Resources
Learn more about Jewish music, find audio recordings, discover congregational resources and register for training programs.

We Are from the Garden
Written by NFTY Convention 2017 Songwriting lab participants

Listen to Jewish Rock Radio

Songleader Training

NFTY-Nashir: Teen Songleading Institute 
NFTY's Teen Songleading Institute is an exciting new program for teens entering 9th-12th grade to come together for a weekend of songleader training, skill development and hands on learning. It is made possible by a generous grant from Dr. Arthur and Marilyn Lieber.

Hava Nashira: OSRUI's Annual Music and Songleading Workshop (18 & older)
If you teach or lead music in Camps, congregations, or community centers, Hava Nashira is for you. Hava Nashira provides you with the opportunity to improve your skills as you learn from the finest Jewish music innovators and composers.

Online Resources

OySongs- Jewish music downloads, sheet music downloads, and a Jewish-only version of iTunes!

Jewish Rock Radio- featuring live streaming radio of American and Israeli Jewish rock and contemporary music, as well as links to artists

Hava Nashira- "A Jewish Songleaders Resource," featuring chord sheets, information about copyright law, and a plethora of links!

Hebrew Songs- A database of Israeli songs and lyrics with translation!

Rise Up Singing- Folk song anthology with hundreds of well-known folk songs for groups to sing!

Jewish Guitar Chords- A new-ish website with a lot of Conservative and Orthodox Jewish artists' chords!