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HaZamir DC

Conductor: Teddy Klaus

Coordinator(s): Rachel Weiss-Berger, Benjamin Berger

Teen Leader: Elani Joseph

Contact Email: [email protected]

Rehearsal Day: Sunday

Rehearsal Time: 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Rehearsal Location: Bender JCC of Greater Washington

Address: 6125 Montrose Road, Rockville, MD

Conductor Bio:

Teddy Klaus studied music and physics at Wesleyan University in Middletown Connecticut.  He studied music theory and choral conducting in graduate school at the University of Michigan School of Music. He is the Music Director at Temple Micah in Washington, D.C.  He conducts the choirs and instrumentalists, plays the piano, teaches music in the religious school, and tutors B’nei Mitzvah students. Teddy is a past-President of the Guild of Temple Musicians, an affiliate of the American Conference of Cantors. He has served on the board of the American Conference of Cantors, the Joint Commission of Synagogue Music of the URJ, and Transcontinental Music Publications.  His music has been published by Transcontinental. Teddy has taught music at several Washington area Jewish Day Schools and has written music for D.C. area dance companies. Teddy is proud to be the conductor of HaZamirDC, a chapter of HaZamir: The International Jewish Teen Choir.



Zamir Choral Foundation
475 Riverside Drive, Suite 1948
New York, NY 10115

[email protected]
(212) 870-3335

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(212) 870-3339

HaZamir is a program of the Zamir Choral Foundation
Matthew Lazar, Founder and Director