Lindsay Kanter is thrilled to begin her 2nd year serving the Central Synagogue community as Cantorial Intern. Lindsay is a 5th year Cantorial Student in the Debbie Friedman School of Sacred Music at Hebrew Union College -Jewish Institute of Religion in Manhattan. In addition to her studies, Lindsay served as cantorial intern for Temple Israel Reform Congregation of Staten Island for 2 years, as well as chaplain intern for Mt. Sinai Roosevelt Hospital on the Upper West Side.
Lindsay grew up in Chicago, and studied classical vocal performance at Indiana University in Bloomington. She also received a Masters of Arts degree in Vocal Pedagogy, and worked as a voice teacher for several years in the Chicagoland area. Lindsay also served several Chicagoland congregations, working as a cantorial soloist for Congregation Solel in Highland Park, IL, and as a professional soloist and cantorial quartet member at Chicago Sinai Congregation. Lindsay lives with her husband on the Upper East Side, and they will be welcoming a baby girl to their family this June.