Cantor Jeff Klepper

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Jeff Klepper is a widely known and respected cantor. He has composed hundreds of Jewish songs, with many — such as “Lo Alecha,” “Modeh Ani” and “Shalom Rav” (co-written with Rabbi Daniel Freelander) — known throughout the world. Jeff and Dan have sung together as ‘Kol B’Seder’ for almost 50 years. Jeff was ordained at HUC-JIR in 1980 and received an Honorary Doctorate in 2005. He co-edited the song section in the Reform prayerbook, Mishkan T’filah, and co-founded the annual Hava Nashira song-leader workshop. Jeff is Cantor Emeritus of Temple Sinai of Sharon, MA, and he teaches at the School of Jewish Music at Hebrew College in Newton, MA.

Cantor Jeff Klepper