Chanukah Plugged in
Cantor Jill gained her vast amount of performing experience through four years of constant performing with the United States Air Force Strategic Air Command Band. She has performed for audiences of every conceivable size from small private dinner shows to crowds of over 50,000 at national mid-west air shows. Her engagements have consisted of formal dinner dances to an Independence Day celebration at the foot of Mt. Rushmore, to high school tours in major cities throughout the mid-west. As a Cantor, Jill brings her passion for Judaism and vocal excellence to traditional and popular Jewish music. Cantor Jill thrives on bringing that passion to all her students of every age, young and not-so-young alike. Cantor Jill is proud of her Jewish heritage whcih is evident in every note that she sings. 'Plugged In' is a concept Cantor Jill created. All of her songs utilize digital keyboard arrangements including multiple sounds with piano, bass, and rhythm accompaniment. As a Cantor, Jill is 'Plugged In' to the musical demands of today's listener. In her mind, solo guitar, no matter how virtuosic, doesn't cut it! Cantor Jill is fond of tapping into the Spanish roots of Judaism incorporating Latin rhythms to accompany many songs on this CD. Cantor Jill's clear, spiritual and heartfelt vocals will uplift any listener. You may choose to use this CD to light your Chanukiah/Chanukah Menorah or just as a way to become 'Plugged In' to the Festival of Light. .