Rebekka Goldsmith is Hadar's Rising Song Institute's Community Program and Development Lead and Vocal Arts Consultant. A current Rising Song Resident, she has been channeling her passion for voice, justice and community as a facilitator, song leader, vocal coach and ritualist for over a decade. She believes in the sacredness and liberatory power of the collective voice and regularly bears witness to the transformation that happens when people sing together. Rebekka leads prayer and Jewish song, directs community choirs, facilitates vocal improvisation-based retreats and runs a voice coaching studio. She has worked with people of all ages in Jewish congregations, schools, camps, retreats, workshops and assisted living communities. She recently completed her first album, Seeding the Tree, which explores themes of nature, mysticism, ancestry and the feminine in Judaism.