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June 12, 2018

In 2015, the American Conference of Cantors (ACC) announced the acquisition of Transcontinental Music Publications (TMP) from the Union for Reform Judaism (URJ). Our goal since making TMP part of the ACC has been to make it a home for the music of our movement and for musical achievement among the Jewish people as a whole. TMP continues to

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May 14, 2018

(Schaumburg, IL) The American Conference of Cantors congratulates Rabbi David Ellenson on being named interim President of the Hebrew Union College-Jewish Institute of Religion (HUC-JIR).

Rabbi Ellenson, Ph.D, Chancellor Emeritus of HUC-JIR, has a long record of leadership in the Reform movement. As President of HUC-JIR from 2001-2013,

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April 27, 2018

Glenview IL-The Church Alliance-a coalition of the chief executive officers of 38 denominational benefit programs-filed an amicus curiae brief in the Seventh Circuit U.S.

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March 19, 2018

Chicago, IL (March 19, 2018) – The American Conference of Cantors (ACC) welcomed Rabbi Mary L. Zamore, Executive Director of the Women’s Rabbinic Network and Co-leader the Reform Pay Equity Initiative, to its Executive Board meeting on March 12, 2018, in Chicago.

Zamore addressed the #MeToo movement’s implications for the larger Jewish

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February 12, 2018

Financial prize up to $2,500 and a premiere in Atlanta GA at the 2019 ACC-GTM Convention

Composition Requirements:

The 2019 requested work is a piece (or pieces) 3 - 8 minutes in duration for a solo voice with piano accompaniment using any Jewish text (service liturgy, poetry, prose).  We are looking for

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