Glen Rock September 16, 2009 THE VILLADOM TIMES II • Page 5 Cantor William Walton will lead the congregation of Glen Rock Jewish Center during Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur, and for many other holidays and special events throughout the year. “It is a great joy to share the spirit of music through song and prayer,” said Cantor William Walton joins Glen Rock Jewish Center Cantor Walton. Walton was most recently cantor at Temple Israel of Union. He received his master’s and bachelor’s degrees in music from Boston University’s School for the Arts. He studied with Cantor Gregor Shelkan of Congregation Mishkan Tefila in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, who was a past president of the Cantor’s Assembly, and he wrote and performed a segment on Chanukah for public television. Walton toured Israel and Europe as soloist with Zamrei Cameran, performed with the Israel Sinfonietta Orchestra, and on Kol Yisrael, the national radio of Israel. He has a wide musical repertoire, appearing in opera, oratorio, and recital. He has sung with the Opera Company of Boston, the Amato Opera, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. He has sung the title role of Judas Maccabaeus by Handel and was featured on “The Listening Room” on WQXR radio. He has worked under Leonard Bernstein, Seiji Ozawa and Sir Colin Davis. As a Hirschhorn speaker, Walton’s lecture series, “Inside the Music,” covers topics ranging from opera, operetta, and Gilbert and Sullivan, to classical music from early music to the present day. He has lectured and presented programs at a number of JCCSenior Centers throughout the area. He has served as cantor, lecturer, and performer at NJY Camps – Kislak Adult Center and Berkshire Hills Emanuel – Adult Vacation Center. This past year, he released a CD entitled, Cantor Willam Walton “A Song Goes ‘Round the World,” a journey in song sung in six languages. ����������������������������� ������������������������ ����������� In Home PERSONAL TRAINING • Flexible Scheduling • Nutrition Guidance • Sports Specific Training • Men, Women, Children & Couples With Brad Lose 20 lbs in 10 Weeks YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD NEWSPAPER ������������ Insured Degreed & Certified For Free Consultation call: TONE UP/LOSE FAT/ FEEL GREAT 201-925-0381 2 Locations Glen Rock & Passaic PASSAIC LOCATION NOW OPEN SUNDAYS! We Offer Line Of Credits And Financing Plans 201.345-5621