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Bagels & Biscuits is recording their first album and you can help!

$4,224   raised
GOAL: $5,000

8 days to go

52

 Donors

Join our community of supporters and we can make a difference

Your donation is tax deductible!

All donations to this charitable cause are collected by Jewcer, and donations exceeding the fair-market value of goods/services received are qualified under Section 501(c)(3) as tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Shalom ya’ll! We’re Bagels & Biscuits, and we came together 5 years ago to bring a twist to our standard worship services, and to introduce the Tallahassee community to Jewish music.  Our music is for all ages and incorporates traditional liturgy, Jewish ethics, history, and lessons in Torah.   5 years later, we’re not only playing services and concerts at Temple Israel, we’re playing Jewish music all over Tallahassee!   From the Tallahassee Jewish Food & Cultural Festival to Tallahassee Music Week, Bagels & Biscuits is there making music and working towards interfaith relations.

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The highlight for us, of course, was our performance at the 2015 URJ Biennial in Orlando, Florida.  We were so honored to perform among great Jewish musicians who have influenced us, like Saul Kaye, Dan Nichols, Galeet Dardashti and Noam Katz.

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Our Tallahassee fans have been asking us to record our original music, so we’re going to do it! We need your help though.  Recording an album takes a lot of work.  The songs are written, but the recording studio and mixing and printing of cd’s all takes time and money.  We are very fortunate to be working with the best sound engineer in the panhandle area, Fred Chester, and the funds will go to cover all the costs involved with producing and putting out the cd.  Any additional funds will go directly to the Capelouto Music fund at Temple Israel so that the Temple can continue to bring you the best in service music and Jewish performers to enrich your worship and overall Temple community experience. We can’t do this without you!

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So if you tap your toe to our Tzur Mishelo, dance around to our Im tirzu, giggle with your kids to our creation song, Koogle Earth, or bring in Shabbat with our L’cha Dodi, then please contribute to our campaign so that we can share your favorite Jewish music with the rest of the world!

Thank you for your support!

!תודה רבה/Todah Rabbah!

Bagels & Biscuits (Brian, Alex, Lee, Stefanie, Sherri, Howard & Joe)

Join our community of supporters and we can make a difference

Your donation is tax deductible!

All donations to this charitable cause are collected by Jewcer, and donations exceeding the fair-market value of goods/services received are qualified under Section 501(c)(3) as tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

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2017-06-22
Bob
$36
"We love our Bagels and Biscuits Band at Temple Israel and we're happy to help!"
2017-06-21
Amy Colton
2017-06-21
Randy and Mark Smookler Sussman
$36
2017-06-21
Susan & Alvin Stauber
$50
2017-06-20
Howard Rubin
$50
2017-06-20
Anonymous donor
2017-06-20
Howard & Kenya Rich
"Exiting, You are all Talented , Cant wait to hear the finished product!"
2017-06-19
Anonymous donor
2017-06-19
Susan Stauber
$50
2017-06-19
Anonymous donor
2017-06-19
Sharon and Terry Kant-Rauch
$50
"Mazel Tov! We can't wait to hear this."
2017-06-17
Steven Rachin
$18
2017-06-16
Anonymous donor
$36
2017-06-14
Abi Moon
$50
"Love ya'll!!!"
2017-06-11
Karen Adler
$18
"Best of luck!!!❤️"
2017-06-10
Claudia Blackburn
$36
"In honor of Stefanie and the Band forr all the ways they brighten our days and lighten our load!!"
2017-06-10
Linda Miklowitz
$18
"Thanks for spreading the simcha."
2017-06-08
Anonymous donor
$10
"I can't wait to hear this!"
2017-06-06
Anonymous donor
2017-06-05
L Louise Kahn
2017-06-05
L Louise Kahn
"What a wonderful group! May you have many years making music, performing and producing cds to appreciative audiences."
2017-06-05
Martha Billings
2017-06-05
Anonymous donor
2017-06-05
Joanne and Rafael Pelc
"Wishing all the best! Love, Joanne and Rafael"
2017-06-05
Debra and Brian Katz
$18
2017-06-03
Aaron, Jana, Anna & Ava
2017-06-02
Anonymous donor
"Rock on B+B!"
2017-06-01
Anonymous donor
"Good luck!"
2017-06-01
Dr. Marion and Mr. Martin Merzer
$100
2017-06-01
Anonymous donor
2017-06-01
Anonymous donor
2017-05-31
Anonymous donor
2017-05-31
Anonymous donor
2017-05-31
Naomi
$18
"You know I love you all! Especially the hot bass player with the great hair ;) <3 can't wait to jam out to your amazing music!"
2017-05-31
Anonymous donor
2017-05-27
Steve Fregger
$18
2017-05-25
Gary Sokolow
$100
2017-05-24
Mimi and Vince Garcia
$100
2017-05-22
Ike & Nancy Eberstein
2017-05-22
Audrey & David Byrne
$36
2017-05-22
Henry Molina
$100
2017-05-21
Danny & Rachel Pelc
$50
"We love you, Brian!!"
2017-05-21
Anonymous donor
2017-05-21
Cyphers family
"We <3 Bagels & Biscuits"
2017-05-21
Linda and Avi Pelc
$360
"Dedicated to Catalina and Leon Pelc"
2017-05-21
Anonymous donor
2017-05-21
Jan & Roger Kaufman
$50
"Shalom"
2017-05-21
Anonymous donor
2017-05-21
Loyce Sulkes
$1000
"B&B, may YAH bless you as you create music from heaven."
2017-05-21
raymond and wendy capelouto
$100
"Go B and B!"
2017-05-21
Jack Romberg
2017-05-21
Marshall and Susan Kapp
$36

This campaign deals with:

Education & Youth | Film & Music | Judaism & Holidays

Bagels & Biscuits is recording their first album and you can help!

$4,224   raised
GOAL: $5,000

8 days to go

52

 Donors

Campaign by
Bagels & Biscuits-Temple Israel of Tallahassee

Named after the two iconic Southern and Jewish foods, Bagels & Biscuits will rock your Jewish and Southern soul with their eclectic sound and original Jewish music. Jewish or not, you'll want to get up and dance and sing along!

  • Digital Download
    2 claimed

    Receive a digital copy of the album a week before its official release.

  • Signed CD
    8 claimed

    Receive a copy of the cd signed by all the members of Bagels & Biscuits.

  • Digital and Hard Copy
    17 claimed

    Get both a digital download and signed cd!

  • Been There, Done That, Got the T-shirt
    9 claimed

    Show you're a real fan and get a Bagels & Biscuits T-shirt and a digital album.

  • Music Lesson
    3 claimed

    An hour of instruction on guitar, bass, mandolin or cello with the band member of your choice, plus a digital album.

  • Jam with the Band
    0 claimed

    Bring your instrument of choice or your voice and come jam with the band for an hour plus receive a digital album.

  • Sponsor a Track
    1 claimed out of 12 available

    You will be acknowledged in the liner notes as a sponsor of the album track of your choice (sponsored track will be mutually agreed upon) plus receive a digital album.

  • Live Concert
    1 claimed

    Bagels & Biscuits will play a concert at your hosted party location within the greater Tallahassee area (within 50 miles), plus you'll receive a digital album. Concert dates exclude Shabbat and Holy Days. OR, if you're outside of Tallahassee and would like us to lead Shabbat services at your synagogue or Jewish community center, we can arrange that instead. Donor must pay for travel accommodations if outside the greater Tallahassee area.

  • Executive Producer
    1 claimed

    You will be credited as the executive producer on the cd jacket. You will also receive a Havdalah concert in your honor at Temple Israel of Tallahassee, plus a digital album.

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