Nathan Lam was born in Los Angeles California from a family of immigrants from Poland and Bessarabia. The Yiddish language, Jewish tradition, and culture were an important part of his early life. He has been the cantor of one the largest and most active synagogues in the world—Stephen Wise Temple in Los Angeles—for 40 years and is acclaimed for his vocal artistry, mastery of the cantorial art form, and scholarship in many areas of Jewish studies. He is a Past President of the Cantors assembly, and is currently President of the Cantors Assembly Foundation and Director of International Missions. He is the Dean of the Cantorial School of the Academy for Jewish Religion, California, and has proudly inspired many to follow in his footsteps. He is well known in Hollywood as a record producer, documentary film producer ("100 Voices-a Journey Home”), recording artist (11 record albums), an actor, and as the "voice teacher to the stars." He has appeared and featured in, the Lifetime reality show, "Kosher Soul", Amazon's, "Transparent", ABC's "Castle" and many other movies and television shows. He and his wife, Donna Lam, are proud parents of their two children, Michael and Jenna, and their respective spouses, Alexis and Joseph, and grandparents of 5 grandchildren.
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