Help The Steins record their original Jewish music album, “Live From the Rainbow Room”

$15,326   raised
GOAL: $15,000

136

 Donors

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We are making an album!  The idea for this album of original Jewish music stems from what began as an informal virtual gathering every week since the pandemic started to bring community together through prayer and song (we’d love you to join us for havdallah livestream each week at www.facebook.com/JaredSteinMusic).

We are excited to record the body of work that these havdallah singalongs are built around, which all started with Jared’s original havdallah setting.  His melodies are sung in school, synagogue, and camp communities all over the country and now it’s time to make them available to all as a resource and as an artistic contribution to the Jewish music canon.

Jared’s wholesome and intentional compositional style pairs perfectly with Jamie’s sweet and soulful voice, creating a dynamic and unique blend of moments that are rooted in tradition, yet speak to the yearnings of the present day.  In our setting of “Mi Haish“, Jared takes the Hebrew words from Psalm 34: 13-15 “Mi haish, he’hafetz chayim…” and links them to the following original English lyrics:

When we see the good in each other,

use our words to honor one another,

lift our heads up, seek peace and pursue…

…Who do you want to be in this life?

We hope that this album will inspire positivity and joy in your life and have a lasting impact on your well-being.

Become part of the RAINBOW by contributing TODAY!

Here’s why we need your help.  There are many costs involved with recording and mixing an album properly, and we certainly want to do it right. Costs include paying an engineer and time in the recording studio, paying session musicians to play and travel to the sessions, mixing and mastering as well as paying a producer to oversee the process.

We have included several ways that you can contribute and get awesome perks like copies of the album when it’s done, Jamie’s baking goods, etc!  Please take a moment right now to look through and see which part of the rainbow you’d like to make shine by contributing whatever you can to the project.

Please share this with friends so they can be part of the rainbow as well!

Thank you for all of your help making this dream a reality!

 

 

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2021-02-27
Ellen and Steven Sevran
2021-02-20
Anonymous donor
2021-02-19
Susan North Gilboa & Rami Gilboa
"Looking forward to your dream being realized!"
2021-02-17
Charles, Christian and Connor Roxborough
$100
"When we were not yet born we heard our future dad say at your wedding, "what lovely music Jared and Jamie make". It only made sense that we donated when it was time to cut that first album. Have fun guys!!"
2021-02-16
Anonymous donor
2021-02-15
Uncle Jake
"can't wait for the tunez!"
2021-02-15
Anonymous donor
2021-02-15
Heather Alper
"Good luck, Steins! Can’t wait to experience your amazing album!"
2021-02-14
Anonymous donor
2021-02-14
Juncle and Aunt Paige!!
"We love you, and can’t wait to hear the album!!"
2021-02-14
Anonymous donor
2021-02-13
Anonymous donor
"We are thrilled to be a part of this meaningful project! We can’t wait to hear the beautiful music you make together."
2021-02-12
The Tepfer Family
$36
"I am sure the album will be as amazing as the both of you."
2021-02-11
Yael Aranoff
$100
"I am so excited for this project!!! Your music, especially at havdallah time every week, has given me such strength over the course of the challenging last year...and I can’t wait for the time when we can be together in person and sing together!!! Sending"
2021-02-10
The Harris Family
$50
"Congratulations!"
2021-02-09
Karen Buckwold
$180
"In appreciation of you and your beautiful music!"
2021-02-09
Danielle Jonas
$50
"This is so amazing! Thank you for sharing you gift with the world!"
2021-02-09
Anonymous donor
2021-02-09
The Katz Family- Amy mike Asher and maya
$180
"Thank you for sharing your music every week!"
2021-02-08
Aaron Drew
$18
2021-02-08
Schulman Family
"In thanks for nurturing Daniel’s love of music, he’s enjoying his pursuit of his dreams at Berklee."
2021-02-08
Maddie Starkenburg
$18
2021-02-08
Erica
$36
2021-02-08
Michalowicz Family
$18
2021-02-08
Robin Mohilner
$36
"I’m giving you guys a second donation...I wish I could give even more...I appreciate you guys and all that you do so much. I cannot wait for this album to be made. What you give each week is priceless."
2021-02-06
The Sissman Family
2021-02-04
Marjie Frimkess
"Mazal Tov on your first album. I can’t wait to hear your lovely music."
2021-02-03
Anonymous donor
"Just love your chemistry and your art. So glad to support this with my husband, David."
2021-02-03
Anonymous donor
2021-02-03
Danny and Donna Barwald
$36
2021-02-02
Anonymous donor
2021-02-02
Anonymous donor
$54
2021-02-02
Jenn and Lauren Krieger
$100
"Lots of love and mazel as you undertake this beautiful new venture!"
2021-02-02
Debra Perlo
$100
"Wishing you the best of luck with the album. I k ow it will be fantastic!!! Love Debra"
2021-02-02
Anonymous donor
$36
2021-02-01
Debbie Eisenberg
2021-01-26
Rebecca & Aloni
2021-01-24
Annie Goodstein
$36
"Excited to see your work Jared and Jamie!!"
2021-01-24
Yoav Ben-Horin
$100
2021-01-24
Matt & LeeAnn Weintraub
"Can’t wait!!"
2021-01-23
Elisha Schaefer and Anna Rubin
$36
2021-01-22
Jon Friedman
$36
2021-01-21
Merrill and Gregg Alpert
$36
"So excited to be part of the Incredible Powell-Steins!! Sending much love."
2021-01-20
Judy Feldman
2021-01-20
Emily, Gregg & Ava Field
"Your album will be incredible!"
2021-01-20
Anonymous donor
2021-01-18
The Austin Family
$118
2021-01-18
Anonymous donor
2021-01-18
Jason Gelfat
$36
"Thank you for the gift of music!!"
2021-01-18
Sara, Hyim, Michal and Gavi
"We love you so much!! Can't wait for this creation to exist in the world."
2021-01-17
Sheila Altmann
$100
2021-01-17
Havushitz family
$36
2021-01-17
Palbaum Family
$100
2021-01-17
The de Toledo Family
2021-01-16
Marc & Carol Levin
$36
"May the Force be with You on this project"
2021-01-16
Geralyn
2021-01-16
Michelle Seukunian
$36
"Best of luck. HaShem has your back."
2021-01-15
Ellie Flier
$18
"Can’t wait to hear this album!"
2021-01-15
Anonymous donor
$18
2021-01-14
Celia Lewin
"So excited for this album!"
2021-01-14
Greenspan Family
$100
"We can’t wait to hear your beautiful voices on this album!"
2021-01-14
Berkus Family
"We love you guys!! So exciting! Xo"
2021-01-14
Jenn Kohn
$100
2021-01-14
Judy Farber
$36
"Good luck on your recording!"
2021-01-14
The Feuerstein Family
"We love you guys! So happy to support you’re wonderful family!"
2021-01-14
Petraks
"This is wonderful. You’ve bought so much light."
2021-01-14
The Strongins
2021-01-14
Michael Margolis
$54
"שָׁלוֹם עֲלֵיכֶם‎"
2021-01-14
Dan and Daniella Kahen
"Jamie, Jared and the whole Stein Family: We are so proud to support you on this beautiful endeavor. Your souls are so genuine and full of virtue. May you go from strength to strength and may we bear witness to your great accomplishments! Love, Dan, Daniel"
2021-01-13
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2021-01-13
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2021-01-13
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2021-01-12
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2021-01-12
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2021-01-11
Anonymous donor
$18
2021-01-11
Aaron Goldberg
"Yes!!!!"
2021-01-10
Myra and Ben Gurin
"We've been waiting a long time for this! So excited the world will get to hear your amazing gift!"
2021-01-10
Robin Mohilner
$36
"I cannot thank you enough for all you guys give on Saturday nights. I am so looking forward to your album!"
2021-01-10
Nina and Jerry Treiman
$100
"This will be amazing!"
2021-01-10
Aaron Moskowitz
$50
2021-01-10
Anonymous donor
$54
2021-01-10
Jill Franklin
"Thank you for your beautiful havdalahs, which have help me survive the pandemic with some sanity left."
2021-01-10
Jennifer Croshal (Pollock)
$18
"Mazel tov!"
2021-01-10
Anonymous donor
2021-01-10
Marge Eiseman
$1800
"We go way forward..."
2021-01-10
Anonymous donor
2021-01-10
Rabbi Diane Cohen
$18
2021-01-10
Suzann and Ziv Cohen
$100
"So excited for you!!!"
2021-01-09
Steve Hoisch
$36
"Proud to do what I can to help make this musical dream come true for 2 important and wonderful people in my life."
2021-01-09
Laurie J Hall
$100
"I have loved listening to Havdallah services for the past few weeks. You two are so inspiring and sound so beautiful together. Mazel Tov on your upcoming album!"
2021-01-09
The Marks Family
$100
"We love your amazing family. Your music is medicine for our souls. You lift us up; you bring us joy and love. Thank you."
2021-01-09
Franci Levine-Grater
$18
2021-01-09
Steve and Michelle Hoisch
$36
2021-01-09
R’Len Muroff
$36
"In honor of all the Steins!"
2021-01-09
Mimi Haselkorn
"Thrilled to contribute to these two awesome human beings. Thanks for bringing the holiness of Havdalah into our lives every week."
2021-01-09
Anonymous donor
$72
"So excited!"
2021-01-09
Notorious JP
"Thank you."
2021-01-08
Anonymous donor
"Investing in hearing your beautiful music!"
2021-01-08
Diane Goldberg
$18
2021-01-08
Anonymous donor
2021-01-08
Anonymous donor
2021-01-08
Anonymous donor
2021-01-08
Kelley Stein
$75
"Fabulous music"
2021-01-08
Miles Stein Family
$100
2021-01-07
Emma and Jake Shpall
$100
2021-01-07
Andy and Julie Shpall
$100
"Love you all!"
2021-01-07
Jenna Weberman and Ben de Toledo
$118
"The Stein's are the soundtrack of so many Jewish Journeys. With blessings that these sacred melodies should continue to reverberate and inspire!"
2021-01-06
Anonymous donor
"I can not wait for this record. I know how it can impact on others!"
2021-01-06
Mark and Ilana Meskin
$360
"We love your music and we are thrilled to support this new project!"
2021-01-06
Ronit Vertelney
"BRING IT JSTEINS!!! I cant wait!!!"
2021-01-05
Rabbi Adam Schaffer, Melissa Sandler, Ezra and Ellie Schaffer
$36
"We always look forward to anything done the Stein way!"
2021-01-05
Anonymous donor
2021-01-05
Diane Feldman
"In your audience with thunderous applause forever! SO excited to support this project, my colorful friends! xx"
2021-01-05
The Berger Family
$36
"We love you guys!"
2021-01-05
Anonymous donor
$500
2021-01-05
Anonymous donor
2021-01-05
Rabbi Ken Chasen and Allison Lee
$100
"We can't wait to enjoy your beautiful album!"
2021-01-05
Anonymous donor
2021-01-04
Greene’s
$36
"Proud of you guys!! So cool!"
2021-01-04
Hebrew Helpers
$180
"Can't wait!!!!"
2021-01-04
Robyn and Darren Brill
$18
2021-01-04
Anonymous donor
2021-01-04
Dani & Nick
$100
"We love you guys! Can’t wait to buy the album!!"
2021-01-04
Anonymous donor
$500
2021-01-04
Ingrid & David
"Supporting the arts with love and sharing the gift of song with our rainbow baby, due Spring 2021."
2021-01-04
The Suchin Family
$72
"In honor of your four beautiful children and the birth of Jazz Glory."
2021-01-04
The Blonders
$100
"So excited that you're doing this!"
2021-01-04
Anonymous donor
2021-01-04
Andrea Levinsky
2021-01-04
Steven Fields
$36
"I’m so excited for this project! The Stein family’s music has been part of my life for well over a decade now, and I’m thrilled to help bring this project to life. Mazel Tov!"
2021-01-04
Alex Rubin
"Look at this: 2021 is already hitting a great note!"
2021-01-04
Charlie Kramer
$18
"Mazel Tov!! We can't wait to hear the amazing music you have created come to life. :)"
2021-01-04
The Bookbinders
$180
"So exciting. Love to you all."
2021-01-04
Anonymous donor
"So happy the Steins are doing this! It's time for your beautiful music to be shared to the world."
2021-01-04
Elana, Matt and Elijah Davey
$54
2021-01-04
Josh Levine
$36
"It's about time! :-)"

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Help The Steins record their original Jewish music album, “Live From the Rainbow Room”

$15,326   raised
GOAL: $15,000

136

 Donors

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Havdallah w/ The Steins!
CA, USA

Havdallah w/ The Steins is a musical collaboration between wife and husband, Jared and Jamie Stein. Throughout the pandemic, we have been gathering every Saturday night for a Facebook Live havdallah ceremony with the purpose of inspiring others and creating community through prayer and song. The album we are creating is inspired by these weekly gatherings, but we hope to grow our community of song and prayer and we hope you will join us our efforts to do so. We invite you to come and sing with us this Saturday night!

  • Red
    31 claimed

    Red level contributions will make sure you get your very own pre-order digital copy of the album when it comes out!

  • Orange
    39 claimed

    Orange level contributions will guarantee you what's included in Red level as well as a personalized Stein-ized video recording of "Happy Birthday" for anyone you wish!

  • Yellow
    30 claimed

    Yellow level donations will see to it that you get what's included in Red and Orange levels PLUS a special song dedicated to you or someone of your choosing at one of our online havdallah ceremonies!

  • Green
    1 claimed

    Green level donations will see to it that you get what's included in Red, Orange, and Yellow levels PLUS a free cookie decorating kit from one of Jamie's holiday baking events!

  • Blue
    0 claimed

    Blue level donations will see to it that you get what's included in Red, Orange, Yellow, and Green levels PLUS a special shout out by name on the liner notes of the album!

  • Purple
    0 claimed

    Purple level contributions will see to it that you get what's included in Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, and Blue levels PLUS a special 45-minute online concert for you and your friends!

  • THE WHOLE RAINBOW!
    2 claimed

    THE WHOLE RAINBOW level contributions (obviously) get what's included in Red, Orange, Yellow, Green, Blue and Purple levels PLUS a brand-new original song commissioned, written and recorded for you by The Steins!!!

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