Sep 292017
nefesh mountain

Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI) of Boca Raton is pleased to present the Nefesh Mountain bluegrass band as part of a weekend of live music on October 13th to the 15th at the Cohen/Friedkin Sanctuary at Congregation B’nai Israel.  In addition, popular children’s singer, Mama Doni, will perform in concert on Sunday, October 15th.

About Nefesh Mountain

Nefesh Mountain pioneered a new sound that merges Jewish Soul with Bluegrass and Old-Time musical traditions.  Founded by husband and wife team, Eric Lindberg and Doni Zasloff, the group’s recent debut album also features a number of bluegrass greats. Both Lindberg and Zasloff perform, along with their band, in Nefesh Mountain and Mama Doni.

About Mama Doni

Doni Zasloff is Mama Doni, an award-winning singer, songwriter and author with several CD’s and DVD’s, including Chanukah Fever and Shabbat Shaboom.  She is also the author of the book, Get Cooking! 

Performance Schedule

October 13, 7:30 p.m.: Shabbat Experience—Nefesh Mountain performs with the CBI clergy.

October 14, 7:00 p.m. (doors open), Nefesh Mountain in Concert, pre-concert reception will feature a performance by The Shade Tree Pickers.  Premium reserved tickets and the dessert reception tickets are $118.  Reserved seats are $54.  General admission is $36 and student admission is $20. Buy online at

October 15, 2:00 p.m. Mama Doni Children’s Concert, adults are $18, children 12 and under are $10.  Pre-concert fun with Miss Susan. Buy online at


About Congregation B’nai Israel

Founded in 1984, Congregation B’nai Israel (CBI) stands as a nationally recognized all-inclusive Reform Synagogue, fostering a meaningful and spiritual connection to Judaism. Known for exceptional education programs, CBI offers an APPLE accredited award-winning preschool, an innovative religious school and renowned adult education programs. With an ongoing commitment to social action and community outreach initiatives, CBI promotes giving and volunteering within the community at large. CBI warmly welcomes people of all faiths, race and all members of the LGBTQ community. For more information, visit or call 561-241-8118.


Congregation B’nai Israel
2200 Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL