He has also lent his beautiful voice and guitar playing to B'nai Mitzvah and Wedding ceremonies. Andy has more than 25 years of experience as a song leader and been affiliated with numerous synagogues in both Miami-Dade and
As an outgrowth of his background in Education and Social Work, Andy worked for over a decade with "At-Risk" teenagers at an alternative high school program in
Andy considers himself to be an eclectic Jew, gleaning from all movements and ‘Schools of Thought’ . His goal is the creation of a meaningful service that speaks to the heart, mind and soul of our congregation. His repertoire includes a blend of Traditional Hazzanut, Israeli Folk, Traditional American Folk & Contemporary "Pop"/American Jewish Folk melodies. In the Spring 2010, he will be releasing his first, full length, CD entitled,‘The Megiddo Project – A Prayer Journey’.
( Debut Album 2010 ) HeartsMindsandMusic.com
Communicating the joy of Judaism and Spirituality through music, imagery and text
Temple Beth Chai strives to develop Jewish people, children and adults, families and singles, who have a love and pride in being Jewish, a positive Jewish identity, a strong understanding and application of Jewish Ethics, History, Practices and Spirituality, knowledge and appreciation of the Hebrew language; kinship with Israel: the motivation to pursue lifelong Jewish learning, and a personal relationship with God.