- Provide a more meaningful, less stressful Bar and Bat Mitzvah experience for families in your congregation
- Give your cantors and tutors more time for teaching with streamlined tools for sharing audio recordings and managing student assignments
- Keep weekly Torah and Haftorah readings organized with online signup sheets for leyning
- Automatically create printable bilingual study sheets for any section of the Hebrew Bible
Synagogue Cantors and Bar Mitzvah Tutors Teach Trope Skills using our Trope Lesson Page
Each trope lesson page is titled with the cantillation style, the lesson number, and the trope sequence. You can see the list of lesson styles and trope sequences by clicking on them, and can select a specific one from the resulting dropdown. Clicking either of the blue arrowheads (< and >) near the top at the left or right edge goes to the previous or next lesson in the current style.
When first displayed, the page displays the trope names with their embedded symbols, both in transliteration and Hebrew, and plays the sequence, highlighting each trope as it plays. You can play a particular trope by clicking on it, and play the entire sequence by clicking the recordings list which can be accessed from the hamburger menu item .button. You can control the speed and pitch of playback by adjusting the horizontal and vertical sliders just below the button, and you can pause and resume playback with the spacebar. You can record yourself by clicking the button, clicking the button (now labeled ) a second time to complete the recording. Once the recording has been sent to the server, you can review it by clicking which appears under . Your recordings will be made available for listening and commenting on your
If you want to see and hear examples of the trope sequence as it appears in Biblical verses, click the Tropename Substitution checkbox. Clicking advances to the next example, while clicking returns to the trope sequence itself, where you can click to return to the example you were just viewing.button. Initially, examples play the trope names, but you can have them play the actual cantillated words by clicking off the