As a singer/songwriter, Elaine Serling has inspired children and adult audiences with her spirited performances, vocal warmth and original Jewish music for over 35 years. By capturing the pulse of the Jewish spirit through her fresh lyrics and contemporary arrangements, Jewish values and topics are rekindled and revisited. In concert, Elaine charms audiencs with her enthusiastic performances. Using imagination, creativity and audience participation, she weaves 'the old and the new' together. Her beautiful, lyrical melodies and interesting rhythms, are all intertwined with storytelling, humor and passion. As a Jewish music educator,her classroom becomes an exciting stage. Through Elaine's songs, nursery school students to high school sing of the pride of being the next link in the Jewish circle of life. Recognized worldwide, Elaine's music is enjoyed in synagogues, summer camps and a part of many school curriculums throughtout the United States, Canada, England and Israel. Appealing to audiences of all ages, Elaine's newest release 'Join the Circle' applauds our past, present and future with songs that inspire spirit and stimulate continued commitment to our Jewish heritage. Her 'Sing and Celebrate' CD sings of holidays, Israel and Jewish values with originality and innovative approaches. Elaine was honored with the 2001 'Jewish Women in the Arts' award for her on going contribution as a songwriter, entertainer and Jewish music educator. Elaine's concerts are seasoned by her experience of having lived in Israel. Israel's 'Kol Israel' radio station has featured her works as a diaspora songwriter. Her talents and creativity takes children and adults on a musical journey into the world of Jewish thought, humor, tradition and culture. She fills everyones musical palates with delight, and treats our minds and hearts with the joy of song.