Sheldon Low is one of the brightest young stars in Jewish rock music today performing rock concerts, ‘Light Up Shabbat’ services, seminars, and leading Artist-in-Residency weekends in Jewish communities, camps, youth groups, and festivals throughout North America. Sheldon has released four albums to date and his recordings have been featured in numerous compilations including NFTY Ruach 5767. His two children's albums have been widely distributed by PJ Library.
Born and raised in St. Louis, Missouri, Sheldon is a third generation song leader who from an early age developed a strong Jewish identity attending Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy, Solomon Schechter Day School, Camp Ben Frankel, and USY. In high school, Sheldon was fortunate to meet and be mentored by national touring Jewish musician, Rick Recht. In 2005, Sheldon graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Tufts University and spent nine months working as an engineer before embarking on his music career. In 2013, Sheldon started Hallelu Records, an independent Jewish record label based in New York City.
Sheldon resides in New York City with his beautiful partner, Hadar Orshalimy.
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"Intention means putting thought, purpose, and meaning into action and existence." - Sheldon Low, Jewish rock musician, Music composer, Jewish Services performer
"I am excited to be a part of this project, to share my joy and passion for music, and to learn more through the process and from other contributors about the power and Kavannah of Jewish music." - Sheldon Low, Jewish rock musician, Music composer, Jewish Services performer
In Music, The Carrier of Intention in 49 Jewish Prayers, Sheldon Low focuses on Mi Chamocha and on the communal aspect of the context of this prayer as well as how it ties us to our ancestors.