Jewish Camp Rocks features the music that is electrifying Jewish summer camps throughout North America.
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About the Hosts
JOSH WARSHAWSKY inspires and engages Jews across generations through music and teaching. Josh has shared his original melodies with Jewish communities throughout the US and Canada. This summer, he will be embarking on his third Jewish Summer Camp Tour, spending time in residency teaching and sharing music and Tefillah at Ramah Wisconsin, Ramah Nyack, Ramah Poconos, and Ramah in the Berkshires.
JACOB SPIKE KRAUS is a singer-songwriter from Boston. Currently based out of Astoria, NY, Jacob is in his third year as the Assistant Director of Youth Engagement at Temple Sinai of Roslyn, where he also serves as the Music Director. He has been song leading for over a decade at synagogues, day schools, and summer camps. He was the Head Songleader at URJ Eisner Camp for several summers and currently serves as Head Songleader at the URJ Kutz Camp. Jacob is also a member of the Jewish A Cappella group Six13. He travels the country singing with communities and using Jewish music as a tool to educate and engage the next generation of Jews.
Episode 1, Jacob Spike Kraus at URJ GUCI
- Dan Nichols “Hashkivenu”
- Matisyahu “One Day”
- Noam Katz “Ameh”
- Alan Goodis “Al Shlosha”
- Dan Nichols “Na Na Song”
- Leon Sher “Hariu”
- Craig Taubman “Shir Ha-ma’alot”
- Debbie Friedman “Not By Might”