To hear the following chants click on the links below:
Cantor Toren sings the blessings before the Torah Reading
Cantor Toren sings the blessing after the Torah Reading

Friday/Saturday Prayers

S’hma Version #1
S’hma Version #2 
Ashre Yochevi Veytecha
Ahavat Olam
Adon Olam
Ein Kelohanu
Saturday Kiddush
Licha Dodi
Shalom Alechem

Cantor Menachem Toren


A love for Judaism and cantorial prayer has been the fabric of the Toren-Tirnover family for generations upon generations. Named after his paternal grandfather Mendel Tirnover, a famed Jerusalem Cantor, Cantor Toren is following in the footsteps of one of the most renowned cantorial families in Jerusalem.

Better known as “The Boy with the Kippa” in Israel ’s most popular children’s TV show, “Rich-Ratch” Cantor Menachem Toren has carried on his family’s legacy through officiating at sacred Jewish services in both Israel and the United States.

Daily, Cantor Toren works towards enriching the lives of his “extended family”, the Pine Brook Jewish Center congregants, through his passionate cantorial prayers and chants, preparing the Bar/Bat Mitzvah teens, working with the nursery school children and being evolved in every aspect of PBJC.

Cantor Toren teaching trope to
his adult students.

Cantor Toren and religious school
staff lead students in song.




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