Jamie Marx has served as cantor of Temple Sholom in Broomall, PA, since 2014.
In Pursuit was his first album of Jewish hard rock, and followed two singles of Jewish pop released in 2015 and 2016 respectively, "Bless This Year" and "Story of Your Dreams." He is actively working on new music for his second album of Jewish hard rock, Restless Heart.
He was invited to perform on the Jewish Rock Radio stage at the Union for Reform Judaism Biennial Convention in Boston in December 2017 and was selected as a Jewish Rock Radio Emerging Artist in October 2017. In July 2018, he will be serving as Scholar-in-Residence at the Mifgash Musicale, a 5-day training program for cantorial soloists and synagogue musicians.
In Pursuit and Restless Heart were the realization of an idea that came to mind several years ago and got a big jump forward after an appearance on "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" in December 2016.
"It’s Still Rock ’n’ Roll to Temple Sholom Cantor" - Jewish Exponent
"Local cantor turns up the volume with new release" - Reporter Online
"Cantor sings spiritual message with ‘Jewish hard rock’" - Chestnut Hill Local
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