PERI SMILOW is a nationally recognized touring artist. As a performer, composer, educator and activist she has the
unique ability to deeply move people of all ages, to forge connections and understanding and to use her extraordinary
musical gifts, passion and commitment to community to create social change.
Peri’s music and message of tikkun olam have been heard throughout the US, Canada, England, Singapore and Israel. She
was the Artist-in-Residence at the World Union for Progressive Judaism’s international Connections Conference in Israel
(2009) and at the Limmud Conference in the UK. She has appeared as headline performer at numerous URJ National Biennial
Conventions and CAJE conferences. In 2007 Peri was commissioned to compose a new piece of music to celebrate
the release of The Torah: A Women’s Commentary.. She has also been a visiting artist-educator at the Reform movement’s
summer camps and has served as visiting faculty at the Hava Nashira National Songleader Institute.