Cantorial Soloist Avra Shapiro
Avra (they/them) is a Jewish educator, ritualist, and musician with over fifteen years of experience in Jewish education. They have taught at spaces such as the Chicago Jewish Day School, Eden Village Camp, Base Hillel(s), Moishe Houses, college campuses, and synagogues from Reform to Modern Orthodox. Their music has been used by organizations across the country. As a trained Kohenet, Avra believes in the power of prayer and ritual to bring wholeness and healing into our lives. Avra especially values ritual for life transitions that exist outside of the normative Jewish life spiral. Check out their offerings at kohenetavrashapiro.com.