Adam Frei is Midway Jewish Center's Hazzan, a
position he assumed in September 2010. For the previous 11 years, Cantor Frei
served at the Forest Hills Jewish Center in Forest Hills, New
York. Prior to that, Cantor Frei served the Wantagh Jewish Center
of Wantagh, New York, B’nai Israel of Elmont, New York and B’nai
Chaim of Branchville,Connecticut. Additionally, Cantor Frei served as
a Cantor-in-Residence for shuls in Gainesville and Aventura-Turnberry, Florida. Cantor
Frei performed concerts at the Concord Hotel, the Jewish Museum, and the
Knitting Factory with fellow artists Pete Seeger and Lawrence
Avery. Cantor Frei also performed as a guest artist with Opera Aegean and
the CoOPERAtive opera ensemble.
Frei received a Masters of Sacred Music and a Diploma of Hazzanut from
the H.L. Miller Cantorial School of the Jewish
Theological Seminary of America, in May 1999. He received his
Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from the Indiana University School of
Music, where he studied voice with Martha Lipton and Giorgio Tozzi.