Lecturers: prof. Eli Schleifer, rabbijn David Lilienthal,
dr. Annette Boeckler 
Co-ordinator: Bram Lagendijk

Friday 29 February 

18.00  Arrival, drinks and snacks

18.30  Kabbalat Shabbat service 

19.30  Dinner, zemirot, birkat hamazon

20.30  Lecture 1: Introduction to the Shalosh Regalim (DL) 

21.15  Workshop 1: Continuation of Sjabbat (2 groups)

Shabbat 1 March 

08.30  Breakfast 

09.00  Shabbat Shacharit service 

10.30  Break 

10.45  Workshop 2: Continuation of Sjabbat (2 groups) 

12.00  Workshop 3: Introduction to the melodies and music
                           for the Shalosh Regalim (1 group) 

12.30  Lunch, zemirot, birkat hamazon 

13.30  Lecture 2: Synagogue Music of the 20th Century and
                         American music until 1960.
                         The Main Composers and Their Styles (ES) 

14.45  Break

15.00  Workshop 4: Continuation of Shabbat (2 groups) 
                                 Additional Prayers for Special Shabbatot:
                                 - Rosh Chodesh bentshing
                                 - Shabbat Rosh Chodesh
                                 - Hallel, with variations

16.45  Mincha service 

17.30  Dinner, zemirot, birkat hamazon

18.30  Maäriv (Arvit) with havdala

19.15  Lecture 3: The Machzor for the Shalosh Regalim: 
                          Differences from the Shabbat services (DL)

20.30  Break

20.45  Workshop 5: Synagogue practices: Tasks of the Gabbai,
                             Handling the Sefer Torah etc. (DL) 


Sunday 2 March 

08.00  Shacharit 

08.45  Breakfast 

09.30  Workshop 6: Continuation of Shabbat (2 groups) 

10.45  Break

11.30  Lecture 4:     The Machzor for the Shalosh Regalim, 
                              an international perspective (AB) 

12.30  Lunch, birkat hamazon

13.30  Workshop 7: Singing the melodies of the
                              Shalosh Regalim (1 group) 


14.45  Break 

15.00  Specific assignments on prayers:
            - which music to use
            - where is it to be found
            - how to work on it

15.30  Evaluation and Closing