Category Archives: Cantor Juval Porat

Shimon Ben Pazi’s Choice

written on March 29, 2017 // 0 Comments

What constitutes the essence of the Torah? What verse truly represents what Judaism is all about? One of the best […]

Juval Porat’s ‘Here I Am’ on Most Popular Jewish Music Artists’ Compilation

written on March 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

The song ‘Here I Am’, written by Juval Porat & Tamara Kline and performed by Juval Porat, was selected to […]

Parashat Va’Era: Elephant Talk — January 27, 2016

written on January 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

By Juval Porat An ancient story tells about a person who made it part of their daily routine to converse […]

Songs of Peace: Benefiting the Peres Center for Peace

written on October 25, 2016 // 0 Comments

On Sunday, October 30, Rabbi Lisa Edwards and Cantor Juval Porat join Los Angeles’ Clergy and Community, along with Representation […]

The Hashtags of High Holidays

written on September 12, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Cantor Juval Porat This article first appeared in G’vanim, September/October 2016 issue. In the world of hashtags, tweets, taggings, […]

Reflections on Pride Weekend and Orlando

written on July 7, 2016 // 0 Comments

By Juval Porat As our annual Pride parade and celebration dawned this year, our lives were disrupted by a tragic […]

Counting to Liberation and Pride

written on May 4, 2016 // 0 Comments

And from the day on which you bring the sheaf of elevation offering-the day after the Shabbat – you shall […]

Thoughts on Purim and Yom Ki-Purim

written on March 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Last Erev Yom Kippur occurred exactly on the first of the last 100 remaining days of 2015. I remember this […]

Seven Things I Learned Working with the BCC Choir

written on November 3, 2015 // 0 Comments

Now that High Holidays are over, here are some reflections on my work with the choir to prepare for those […]

Let There Be Love: The Noah Aronson Band with Cantor Juval Porat

written on October 23, 2015 // 0 Comments

Save the Date: February 13, 2016, 8:00 PM 7pm reception & schmooze 8pm concert Click here to get your tickets. BCC […]