North Shore Temple Emanuel
a Progressive Jewish Congregation
In January 2018 we welcomed Cantor Ted Lebow to NSTE.
As the Principal of Meah Hebrew and Religion School, Cantor Ted supports our education programs, including the Meah Hebrew and Religion School, our B’nei Mitzvah program, programs for teens and young adults, young family programs, adult education, and our Pre-School.
He is also a member of the NSTE Leadership Team and provides cantorial and musical support during Shabbat and holiday services, and other congregational and lifecycle events, including pastoral care.
Originally a Canadian, Cantor Ted comes to NSTE from Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Cantor Ted is an accomplished dramatic baritone singer and musician, singing in several languages including Hebrew, Russian, French, German and Italian, and plays piano, guitar, oud and cello. He is a composer of Jewish music writing for solo voice, choir and instruments. His work experience spans across Toronto, Canada, Singapore, Iowa and New Jersey and includes the many areas in which he will be engaged at NSTE. Cantor Ted is also an accomplished Hebrew Calligrapher and Designer, making fine hand-painted Ketubot and Judaic artwork.