Sue Epstein is a cantorial soloist and trained Orff music educator who has been working in the Los Angeles, Santa Clarita and the San Fernando Valley for over 40 years.

She leads Shabbat, Healing, Tot Shabbat and High Holy Day Services as well as Rosh Chodesh and other events. She is a singer/songwriter/guitarist who has recorded two solo albums and three albums with her trio, The Shirettes. The Shirettes Chanukah CD, ‘Cha Cha Chanukah’ received a Parents’ Choice Award.

Sue has performed and facilitated workshops and drum circles across the country at synagogues, JCC’s, private schools and National Early Childhood Conferences. She has also been invited to several synagogues as the Music Educator/Soloist in Residence.


Gitai Vinshtok is a song leader and musician based in Los Angeles. He believes in the power of music to elevate and connect. Gitai is excited to be co-leading programs at Temple Beth David.