Receiving Selichot, with Lior and Julie

Sunday, August 27th, 7 pm – 8:30 pm
Nourish yourself and prepare your heart for the High Holy Days during this unique event with high holidays music from Lior Tsarfaty, Julie Batz, and other special guest musicians.

Not a service nor a performance, this is an opportunity to simply receive. Attendees will be invited to lay down, close their eyes, and listen to the music during this immersive experience.

We are excited to be offering this event with Julie Batz, Spiritual Leader Emeritus of Chochmat HaLev!

Suggested donation:
$18 for CHL members
$36 for non-members
Tickets will ONLY be sold at the door (Venmo, PayPal, DipJar, cards, and cash accepted), but if you plan on coming please RSVP by emailing shalom@chochmat.orgthank you!

Event will start promptly at 7 pm — please arrive 15 minutes early to check in. Doors will close at 7:15 pm.

We are now able to offer this event on Zoom. It will be audio-only (no video), and the link will be sent to those who donate here and select “Selichot Zoom Access” as the Type. The Zoom link will be sent on Sunday around 6pm, an hour before the event.

Also joining for this event: David H. Rosenfeld. A true “renaissance man,” Rosenfeld is versed in several expressive modes including:
Free-jazz violin, avant-garde dance choreography, traditional Celtic and Klezmer music, tap-dance, calligraphy, poetry, comedy, and watercolor painting. Also, his interests embrace science, astronomy, psychology, chess, and juggling.

Find more about David’s work here:

COVID Protocols

Our new policy effective May 19th, 2023 is as follows:

Chochmat HaLev, in consultation with our medical advisor and based on community survey results, will discontinue masking requirements for attendance at events. Masks, although not required, are recommended. We understand people will need to make their own decisions about exposure and risk based on their own personal preferences, and health status.

Chochmat HaLev will provide passive ventilation (e.g., open windows and doors under the supervision of security-trained personnel) and other equipment as available.

Chochmat HaLev will include specific guidelines for those attending in person events on our website and in announcements regarding events.
Chochmat HaLev will provide seating adjacent to a window in an end-of-the-row seat to individuals upon request.

DO NOT attend an event at CHL:

if you are experiencing any potential symptoms of COVID-19 or other illness
if you have tested positive for COVID-19 in the past 10 days and have not had a negative antigen test on Day 6 or later
if you have had a known exposure to COVID-19 in the past 3-5 days
if a household member has tested positive in the last 10 days and has not had a negative test on Day 6 or later


By attending this event, you consent that recordings or photos of you may be used by Chochmat HaLev. If you have any questions, please contact

Aug 27 2023
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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