Upcoming and Ongoing Events


Drum Sunday
Sunday, March 1, 2020 1-3pm
, 1317 San Pablo
Berkeley, CA
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WATERWAYS CD Release Concert
Sunday, March 22 at 4 pm
Kehilla Synagogue, 1300 Grand Ave
Piedmont, CA


B'nai Tikvah
Walnut Creek, CA
Music Shabbat
Friday evenings 7:30 pm
Feb. 21, March 20, April 17, May 15

Beth Israel Judea
625 Brotherhood Way
San Francisco, CA
Kabbalat Music Shabbat
Friday evenings 7:30
April 12, May 10, June 14


Kehilla Community Synagogue - Piedmont, CA
Friday evenings - 7:30 pm - July 3, August 7, September 4
Sat morning shabbat services - August 15, August 29
High Holiday Services
Rosh Hashonah - September 18-19
Yom Kippur - September 27-28

from the Berkeley Express
Kehilla Community Synagogue
Fier sums up her philosophy on her web site: "Around the world, music brings people and communities together, and I see myself as part of that joyful work."   read more...


"Middle Eastern Rhythms" Class
Weekly  Classes will resume in the fall
Middle Eastern rhythms & technique
Contact me for specifics: debbie@debbiefier.com

Sunday, August 23 distanced outdoor class in Alameda
Email me for more info: debbie@debbiefier.com


Drumming as Prayer Classes
Kehilla Community Synagogue
1300 Grand Ave.
Piedmont, CA
Dates: Mon. Aug. 13 at 7 pm and Sun. Sept. 2 at 4 pm


Goddess Crafts Fair
Sunday, Dec. 8, 2019
1:30 pm performance

Sebastopol, CA

New Years’ Eve Concert Celebration
Dec. 31 at 8 pm
2215 Prince St.
Berkeley, CA


Women Making Music
Oct. 18-20, 2019
Healdsburg, CA

Born to Drum Camp
July 18-21, 2019
Teaching Middle Eastern drumming
and body percussion


Drum Sunday
December 2
ASHKENAZ 1317 San Pablo Ave
Berkeley, CA

Born to Drum Camp
July 19-22
Teaching Middle Eastern drumming
and body percussion


Glass Half Full
Benefit for Breast Cancer Prevention

Sunday, May 27, 7 PM
Freight and Savage, Berkeley

Women Making Music
March 23-26
Healdsburg, CA
Teaching Drumming and Body percussion




Goddess Crafts Faire
Saturday, Dec 9, 5:15-6PM
Set of Middle Eastern and West African music
6:30-7PM - Open Drum Jam
Sebastopol Community Center


Women’s Chanting Night with Jennifer Berezan
Wed. Nov. 22, 7 PM

830 Bancroft Way, Berkeley 94710



Still I Rise
6 - 9 PM - Nov. 17, 2016
Holy Redeemers Center
8945 Golf Links Road
Oakland, CA

10th Anniversary Born to Drum
Women's Drum Camp

July 21-24, 2016
Bort Meadow
outside of Oakland, CA


Berkeley World Music Festival
with Middle Eastern band, SAFRA

Saturday, June 13 from Noon-2pm
Telegraph Ave. at Haste
Berkeley, CA

Rakkassah Belly Dance Festival
3:30 PM - March 13, 2016
Richmond Memorial Auditorium
403 Civic Center Plaza
Richmond, CA
Festival Schedule

2014 - 2012


Women Making Music Retreat
Nov 22, 2014
Healdsburg, CA

Under One Tent Festival with Eliana Kissner
Dec. 15, 2013 3 pm
25 Hillcroft Way
Walnut Creek, CA

Born to Drum Fundraising Retreat
Aug 23-25, 2013
At Chabot Park, East Bay Parks
near Oakland, CA

Rakassah Middle Eastern Festival
with Sabah Ensemble
March 16, 2013 8 pm

Richmond Memorial Auditorium
Civic Center Plaza
Richmond, CA


Sabah Belly Dance Ensemble
with special guest, Debbie Fier
Oct. 20, 2012, 7:30 pm

Berkeley Moving Arts Studio
2525 8th St. #13A
Berkeley, CA

Mills College, Oakland, CA
Jan 9, 2012
Staff Development Day with Drumming and Rhythm

CD Release Party: "Arise Kehilla!"
Jan. 22, 2011
Inspirational Music of Kehilla Community Synagogue
1300 Grand Ave.
Piedmont, CA