Cantor Idan Irelander is the Music Director of Temple Emanuel, Andover, MA. He is the creator of unique spiritual Shabbat evening services such as: "Shabbat Olam" (Shabbat Around the World), "Sephardic Shabbat" and "Shabbat Unplugged".
Temple Shalom is an Egalitarian Conservative Synagogue located in Salem, MA. Temple Shalom is the longest continuously established synagogue on the North shore of Boston. It was originally founded in 1898 as the "Sons of Jacob." Cantor Irelander is the new Spiritual Leader of Temple Shalom.
Idan graduated Summa Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music. As a bass player, idan was the B.E.S.T. scholarship recipient and he also received both the Berklee College of Music Award for Composition Excellence and the Berklee College of Music Award for Achievement in Film Scoring.